The Gupta Empire
Chandragupta II, 383 – 412 AD. Dinar, Archer type, 383-412, AV 7.92g. King, nimbate, standing l., wearing coat and trousers, holding bow and arrow. In the l. field, Garuda standard. Rev. The goddess Lakshmi seated on lotus, in Lalitāsana pose, holding chowrie and lotus. In l. field, symbol. Altekar pl. V, 6. Kumar p. 247, Class III, variety I.
Good very fine
Ex Spink-Christie’s sale 12 October 1993, 476.
|Price realized||1'900 CHF|
|Starting price||600 CHF|