Lot 1456: Indian Kushan Coin Mould Group
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 3rd-4th century AD. Group comprising: four uniface ceramic coin moulds, each depicting an incuse and reversed standing figure with inscriptions; with a copper-alloy coin of the same general type for illustration. See Sahni, Birbal, The Technique of Casting Coins in Ancient India, 1973 for information and illustrations of similar examples (photocopy included"). 31.13 grams total, 30mm average. . [4, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Moulds very fine, coin fair. Extremely rare survivals.