1 Stater Kushan Empire (60-375) Gold

Metal:
State:
Kushan Empire (60-375)             
Issue year(s):
275 - 300

Region: India
Mint Place: Taxila
Mint Period: 275-300 AD
Denomination: Gold Stater
References: MAC.3393, Friedberg 32. R!
Material: Gold!
Weight: 7.69gm
Diamter: 21mm

Obverse: King standing left, holding a trident right, making an offering at a small altar left, garlanded trident above altar. Tamgha to right.
Legend: SHAONANOSHAO BAZODEO KOSHANO (“King of Kings, Vasudeva, the Kushana”)
Comment: Trident above altar, cursive Greek script around!

Reverse: Oesho standing facing before bull Nandi, both outlined in small beads, he holds a trident right and noose left, tamgha in upper left field.
Vertical Legend: OhPO.

Vasudeva II was a Kushan emperor who ruled c. 275-300 AD. He was probably the successor of Kanishka III and may have been succeeded by a king named Shaka Kushan.

type to read more

 

1 coins in the group

Collections: Add to Basket (1005 X 451pixels, file size: ~105K)
Posted by: serega  2013-11-24
Kushan Empire, Vasu Deva II (275-300AD) Gold Stater Coin. R!
Related online coin collections

spa1 » Incredible India (48 coins)
Indian history has deep roots. The earliest coins from native Indian people I found are belong to Kushan Empire (30–375). You can find couple of them below as well as other ancient India civilizations like Chalukya and Mughal Empires. In 149 ...

Collections: Add to Basket Sold for: $150.0
Info: http://www.noble.com.au/auctions/lot/?id=28673 Estimate $200 SO ...
ITALY, Lucania, Thurium (Thourioi), (350 -300 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.428 grams), obv. head of Athena to right wearing crested Athenian helmet, ornamented ...

Collections: Add to Basket Sold for: $180.0
Info: http://www.noble.com.au/auctions/lot/?id=330731 Estimate $200 S ...
ITALY, Campania, Neapolis (Naples), (c.340-300 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.24 g), obv. head of nymph to right, Artemis with two torches behind neck, ...

Collections: Add to Basket Sold for: $220.0
Info: http://www.noble.com.au/auctions/lot/?id=330733 Estimate $300 S ...
ITALY, Lucania, Metapontum, (c.340-330 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.38 g), obv. female head to left with hair bound up behind, rev. corn ear, ...
2021-05-04 - New coin is added to 3 Kreuzer Holy Roman Empire (962-1806) Silver Leopold I, Hol ...


    3 Kreuzer Holy Roman Empire (962-1806) Silver Leopold I, Hol ...
group has    11 coins / 11 prices



CoinWorldTV 1670, Emperor Leopold I "the Hogmouth". Scarce Silver 3 Kreuzer Coin. Breslau! Mint Year: 1670 Reference: KM-1230. Ruler: Leopold I "the Hogmouth". Denomination: 3 Kreuzer ...
2021-04-24 - New coin is added to 1 Cent North Borneo (1882-1963) Bronze/Copper


    1 Cent North Borneo (1882-1963) Bronze/Copper
group has    36 coins / 35 prices



CoinWorldTV 1885, British North Borneo (Sabah). Beautiful Large Copper 1 Cent Coin. XF! Mint Year: 1885 Reference: KM-2. Denomination: 1 Cent Mint Place: Heaton´s mint (Birmingham) Cond ...
You may be interested in ...
Market
Dynasty tree and coins
Check yourself!

Coin Puzzle
Coins Prices