¼ Karshapana - Sunga Dynasty

¼ Karshapana - Sunga Dynasty -  obverse¼ Karshapana - Sunga Dynasty -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Shunga Empire (India (ancient))
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 185 BC - 73 BC
Value 1/4 Karshapana (0.25)
Currency Shunga Dynasty - Karshapana (185 BC to 73 BC)
Composition Copper
Weight 2.75 g
Diameter 12 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 81925
Numista (https://numista.com)
References Mitch AC# 4366
Michael Mitchiner; 1978. Oriental Coins and Their Values / Volume 2. The Ancient & Classical World, 600 BC - AD 650. Hawkins Publications, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Elephant to left

Reverse

Chaitya - Three arched hill with crescent above

Edge

Plain

Comments

Elephant without rider. Shape is Round with a Notch, indicating a cast coin

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (185 BC - 73 BC) 

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