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Gupta Coin
Title Gupta Coin
Museum Name Indian Museum, Kolkata
Gallery Name N.A.
Object Type Coin
Main Material Gold
Country India
Patron/Dynasty Gupta
Period / Year of Work C.second and third quarters of the 4th century C.E.
Weight 7.6524 gm.
Dimensions Round
Coin Description Obverse King seated on a high-backed conch playing a lyre(vina); legend-Samudragupta in Brahmi script.
Coin Description Reverse Goddess seated on a wicker stool, holding noose in right hand and cornucopiae in left hand; legend-Samudragupta in Brahmi script on right.
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