INDIA, WESTERN KSHATRAPAS: Rudrasena II (255-278 CE) Silver drachm, year S. 188. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, WESTERN KSHATRAPAS: Rudrasena II (255-278 CE) Silver drachm, year S. 188. CHOICE!
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Obverse Head of king right, blundered Greek legend around, date behind head
Reverse Crescented three-arched hill (chaitya), river below, crescent moon at left, sun at right, Brahmi legend around (at 1:00, clockwise): Rajnah Kshatrapasa Viradamaputrasa Rajno Mahakshatrapasa Rudrasenasa
Date S. 188 = 266 CE
Weight 2.12 gm.
Diameter 15 mm.
Die axis 2 o'clock
Reference Senior 354.28, Fishman 27.1.188
Comments The coins of Rudrasena II are common, but this coin has an attractive portrait, a full legend and a very clear date, making it more desirable than most ... a CHOICE specimen! The sun here consists of five dots and the moon has been reduced to a tiny crescent.
Price SKU: w1.282
US$ 45.00
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  • CAD 57.10

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