University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-127-3494
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian (uncertain)
Provenience: Afghanistan
Early Date: 750
Late Date: 900
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Bull
Armored horseman
Inscription Language:Nagari Script
Credit Line:Purchased from Rev. Edward W. Thwing; subscription of Robert C. H. Brock, 1902

Description

Silver coin, with bull and horseman. Inscription in Nāgarī script reads "Śrī Spalapati deva", the name or title of a local ruler.


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