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Ninety-three Ancient Indian silver punchmarked coins of the Magadhas (mainly kãrshãpanas) representing part of the personal collection of Indian punchmarked coins formed by Robert Tye, to be purchased by the Museum over three years.: CM.593-2006

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Ninety-three Ancient Indian silver punchmarked coins of the Magadhas (mainly kãrshãpanas) representing part of the personal collection of Indian punchmarked coins formed by Robert Tye, to be purchased by the Museum over three years.

Maker(s)

Magadha (State)
Bihar (Origin)

Description

Karshapanas (series III, c. 430-400 BC):

Notes

History note: Ex coll. Robert Tye.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 20.88 mm
Image(width): 21.83 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-07-17) by Tye, Robert

Dating

-0350 BCE - 300 -0300 BCE

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Weight 3.07 g

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.593-2006
Primary reference Number: 180061
Gupta & Hardaker: III III B 35
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Karshapana" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/180061 Accessed: 2022-01-21 22:47:27

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