1 Karshapana - Ashoka Mauryan Empire

Features

Issuer Mauryan Empire (India (ancient))
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 272 BC - 232 BC
Value (1)
Currency Maurya Empire - Karshapana (322 BC to 185 BC)
Composition Silver
Weight 3.04 g
Diameter 17 mm
Thickness 1.89 mm
Shape Rectangular (irregular)
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 44006
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References Mitch AC# 4234
Michael Mitchiner; 1978. Oriental Coins and Their Values / Volume 2. The Ancient & Classical World, 600 BC - AD 650. Hawkins Publications, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Punch Marks of spindle, animal, sun and others

Reverse

Spindle punch mark

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (272 BC - 232 BC) 

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