INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I.
|Sale: Triton XIII, Lot: 1381. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Monday, 4 January 2010.
Sold For $1250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa AD 127/8-152. AV Dinar (7.95 g, 12h). Mint I (A). 3rd emission. Kanishka standing facing, head left, flames on shoulder, sacrificing over altar and holding goad and scepter / OhÞO, Siva, nimbate, standing facing, head left, pouring water from flask and holding vajra
(thunderbolt), trident, and a he-goat; tamgha to left. MK 62/12 (O22/R31A); Donum Burns 131. Good VF.