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One of eleven Indian and Burmese coins:: CM.285-2006

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Current Location: In storage


One of eleven Indian and Burmese coins:


State: Magadha
Origin: Bihar




India, punch-marked coinage, Mathura, local post-Imperial issue, c. 160 BC, silver unit, 5 punch-marks, coil-like punch on rev. (unpublished), 3.32g.


History note: Early World Coins list 53, no. 157

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.13 mm
Image(width): 14.29 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-01-30) by Tye, Robert


-0320 BCE - -0200 BCE

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 3.32 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.285-2006
Primary reference Number: 180233
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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