Friday, 9 February 2018

Extremely Rare Gold Dinar Coin of Chandragupta II of Gupta Dynasty of Lion Slayer type

Gupta Dynasty, Chandragupta II (Vikramaditya II)(375-415 AD), Gold Dinar, "Lion Slayer" Type
Obv: armored king wearing dhoti slaying the lion and trampling the lion on the belly by left leg,
     Nimbate goddess Lakshmi (Durga) with skull cap seated in a riding posture facing straight with high neck on the roaring lion seated with high postured neck.