Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich
Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich, Auction 117

Greek, Roman and Gupta Empire gold coins

Tu, 01.10.2019, from 04:45 PM CEST
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Description

The Gupta Empire
Samudragupta, circa 344 – 378 AD. Dinar, Lyrist type, circa 344-378, AV 7.74 g. King, nimbate, seated l. on a low couch or throne, playing lyre set on his knees. Rev. The goddess Lakshmi, nimbate, seated l. on wicker stool, holding diadem and cornucopiae. BMC Gupta 55 and pl. V. 8. Altekar pl. III, 17. Bayana Hoard pl. 6, 5 (this coin). Kumar p. 213, variety B.1.
Extremely rare. Good very fine

Ex Taisei-Baldwin-Gillio Singapore sale 22, 1996, 802.

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Price realized 5'000 CHF
Starting price 4'000 CHF
Estimate 5'000 CHF
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