INDIA, VIJAYANAGAR: Devaraya I or II Gold half pagoda, Siva-Parvati type, Siva with damaru. RARE + SUPERB!

World Coins - INDIA, VIJAYANAGAR: Devaraya I or II Gold half pagoda, Siva-Parvati type, Siva with damaru. RARE + SUPERB!
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Obverse Siva and Parvati seated facing, Siva holding damaru (drum) in right hand
Reverse Devanagari legend: Sri Pra / ta pa De va / ra ya
Date 1406-22 or 1426-66
Weight 1.71 gm.
Diameter 10 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference MNI ---, MSI --- (unlisted type)
Comments Mitchiner does not list a Devaraya half pagoda at all. In this coin, we clearly see one of Siva's key attributes, the damaru , or drum, and the reverse legend is also very clear. A SUPERB specimen of a RARE coin!
Price SKU: 635.11
US$ 245.00
  • € 205.24
  • £ 175.54
  • AUD 323.52
  • CHF 224.22
  • CAD 302.09

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