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Karshapana: CM.2273-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Magadha (State)
Bihar (Origin)

Notes

History note: Ex coll. Robert Tye.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.71 mm
Image(width): 11.83 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2007-06-04) by Tye, Robert

Dating

-250 BCE - -200 BCE

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 3.38 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2273-2007
Primary reference Number: 180313
Gupta & Hardaker: 592
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 25 April 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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