Tetradrachm

Tetradrachm -  obverseTetradrachm -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Principality of the Kota Kula (Kidarite Kingdom)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 360-460
Value 1 Tetradrachm (4)
Composition Bronze
Weight 5.10 g
Diameter 16 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 199327
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Mitch AC# 3680
Michael Mitchiner; 1978. Oriental Coins and Their Values / Volume 2. The Ancient & Classical World, 600 BC - AD 650. Hawkins Publications, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Stylized Shiva and bull.

Reverse

Kota symbol; wheel with four spokes to left, trident to right.

Edge

Plain

Comments

Issued by the Kidarite Principality of the Kota Kula in Punjab. See also Göbl Hunnen Em. 179.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (360-460) 

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