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Coin

Object Number:29-127-3496
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian (uncertain)
Provenience: India (uncertain)
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Taxila
Early Date: -200
Late Date: -100
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Elephant
Lion
Swastika
Credit Line:Purchased from Rev. Edward W. Thwing; subscription of Robert C. H. Brock, 1902

Description

Square copper coin, struck with an elephant on one side, and a lion or other feline with swastika and hill symbol on the other. Possibly from Taxila.

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