INDIA, VIJAYANAGAR: Venkata III copper 4 jitals. Garuda running type. Very Rare.

Ancient Coins - INDIA, VIJAYANAGAR: Venkata III copper 4 jitals. Garuda running type. Very Rare.
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Vijayanagar empire
Venkatapiraya III (ruled 1630-41)
AE 4 jitals (21 mm, 13.55 g)
 
Obverse: Garuda running left, both hands joined in devotion
Reverse: 3-line Kannada legend Ramaraja/ Tirumalaraja/ Venkata
Ref: Michael Mitchiner, The Coinage and History of Southern India, Part I, 824
 
Venkata III was one of the last rulers of the Vijayanagara empire.  All his coins are rare.
 
This type is assigned by Mitchiner to the Penukonda mint north of Bangalore.
 
Very Rare.
 
 
Prezzo SKU : VJ-031
US$ 125.00
  • € 110.21
  • £ 98.81
  • AUD 178.98
  • CHF 117.20
  • CAD 168.78

Quotazione: 07/09/20

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