Sunday, September 20, 2009

COINS OF JANAPADAS






Kuntala Janapada 6th century BC, Silver, 6.24 g, pulley type with a big pulley-type symbol in the center and a clock-wise Triskeli in two of its orbs(Uniface)

Imperial Magadha 5th century BC, Silver, Karshapana, 5 symbols

Magadha: multiple punches seen
Vidarbha a square copper with three arched hills & crescent in a circle enclosed in a double square. 11.7 gms

Ancient copper coin with various symbols




1 comment:

Anita J Mullinax said...

Indeed! All of these coins are looking superb I have not seen these ancient coins yet.

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