INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I.
|CNG 90, Lot: 882. Estimate $750.
Sold for $4000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa AD 127/8-152. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.96 g, 12h). Mint I (A). 3rd emission. Kanishka standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / MIIPO, Miiro (Mithra) standing facing, head left, extending hand and holding hilt of sword; tamgha to left. MK 52 (O1/R15); Donum Burns - . Near EF, slight double strike on reverse.