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
Skandagupta, 448/449 – 467 AD. Dinar, Archer type, 448/449-467, AV 8.50 g. King standing l., wearing coat, trousers, boots, necklace and earrings, holding bow and arrow; in the l. field, Garuda standard decorated with fillet. Rev. The goddess Lakshmi in Lalitāsana pose, nimbate, seated facing on lotus, holding noose and lotus. In l. field, symbol. Altekar pl. XIV, 8. Kumar p.345, Class I, variety B.
Extremely fine

Ex Spink-Taisei Singapore 9, 1991, 146 and Stephen Album 29, 2017, 1346 sales. From the Skanda collection.

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Price realized 4'000 CHF
Starting price 2'800 CHF
Estimate 3'500 CHF
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