INDIA, Satavahanas: Vasisthiputra Sri Pulumavi AR drachm. VERY RARE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, Satavahanas: Vasisthiputra Sri Pulumavi AR drachm. VERY RARE!
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Obverse King's bust right, with elaborate hairdo, Brahmi legend around: Rano Vasithiputasa Siri Pudumavisa
Reverse Ujjain or Satavahana symbol and six-arched hill, river below, Telugu legend: Arahanaku Vahitti Makanaku Tiru Pulumaviku
Date 78-114 CE
Weight 1.90 gm.
Diameter 15 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference MNI ---, MSI 146
Comments The silver drachms of the Satvahanas are all rare. An interesting aspect of their legends is that they name the king's mother, not the father.

This coin has a terrible reverse but a nice bold portrait.
Price SKU: 368.05
US$ 165.00
  • € 146.59
  • £ 124.51
  • AUD 232.14
  • CHF 152.66
  • CAD 209.01

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