Friday, 16 February 2018

Bhumichandra Twenty Four Rattis Coin of Chandra Dynasty of East Bengal.

BHUMICHANDRA TWENTY FOUR RATTIS COIN OF CHANDRA DYNASTY OF EAST BENGAL.



East Bengal, Arakan Region Chandra Dynasty, Bhumichandra (468-475 AD), Silver 24 Rattis, Obv: recumbent humped bull facing left, with garland around neck, brahmi legend above “Bhu mi cha ndra”, ‘ndra’ of ‘Chandra’ is written in second line, Rev: bold srivatsa flanked by stylized leaf tendrils, sun and moon above, dotted border around, 3.06g, 18.35mm, (Variant of SK &NN, HA # 6.2), about extremely fine, Very Rare