An extremely rare transitional dinar of Kanishka I
Lot 241
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Dinar (Gold, 20 mm, 8.00 g, 11 h), transitional issue from Kanishka to Huvishka. Subsidiary mint in Gandhara (Peshawar?). ÞAONANOÞAOKANhÞKIKOÞANO Kanishka I standing front, head to left, holding goad in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, altar. Rev. ИANA (downwards) Nana, nimbate, standing front, head to right, holding animal scepter in her right hand and box in her left; to right, tamgha. ANS Kushan -. Donum Burns 139 var. (reverse legend upwards). Triton III (1999), 721 (same dies). Extremely rare and of great interest. Extremely fine.
Estimate:
1500 CHF
Starting price:
1200 CHF
Hammer price:
3000 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Oct-19, 06:00:00 CET
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