¼ Karshapana - Sunga Kingdom

Features

Issuer Shunga Empire (India (ancient))
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 150 BC - 100 BC
Value ¼ Karshanapa (0.25)
Currency Karshapana (185 BC to 73 BC)
Composition Copper
Weight 2.50 g
Size 15 mm
Thickness 2.68 mm
Shape Square (irregular)
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 44105
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Mitch AC# 4381
Michael Mitchiner; 1978. Oriental Coins and Their Values / Volume 2. The Ancient & Classical World, 600 BC - AD 650. Hawkins Publications, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

3-arched Chaitya/stupa surmounted with a crescent on top, Hollow cross, Taurine, Tree-in-railing

Reverse

Elephant, Swastika, Taurine, Indra-dhwaj

Lettering: Symbol du taureau à gauche éléphant à droite, en dessous roue ou croix swastique puis rivière.

Edge

Plain

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ND (150 BC - 100 BC)  $ 2.80

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