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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 105, Lot 367
India, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I (c. AD 127-151). Æ Tetradrachm (25.5mm, 16.48g, 12h). Kanishka standing l., sacrificing over altar and holding standard. R/ Siva standing l., holding thunderbolt, diadem, trident and flask. Cf. ANS Kushan 553-60. Fine Starting price: 20 EUR...
21 Oct 2021Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 105, Lot 368
India, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I (c. AD 127-151). Æ Tetradrachm (24mm, 13.68g, 12h). Kanishka standing l., sacrificing over altar and holding standard. R/ Oado running l., holding up cloak behind him; tamgha to l. ANS Kushan 579-91. Good Fine Starting price: 20 EUR...
21 Oct 2021Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 105, Lot 369
India, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I (c. AD 127-151). Æ Drachm (16mm, 4.51g, 12h). Kanishka standing l., holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar. R/ Nana standing r., holding sceptre and box; tamgha to r. ANS Kushan 656-67. Near VF Starting price: 20 EUR...
21 Oct 2021Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 105, Lot 370
India, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I (c. AD 127-151). Æ Didrachm (21mm, 7.18g, 12h). Kanishka standing l., holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar. R/ Buddha standing facing(?). Cf. MK 787. Fine Starting price: 20 EUR...
21 Oct 2021Upcoming
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXII, Lot 506
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I AV Dinar. Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?), circa AD 127-151. Early Phase. Emperor standing facing, diademed, wearing peaked Iranian cap, head to left, flames at shoulder, sacrificing over altar, holding goad and sceptre / Nimbate figure of Siva standing facing, head to left, pouring water flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and goat; tamgha to left. MK 37; ANS Kushan 371-2; Donum Burns 119-21. 8.00g, 20mm, 12h. About Extremely Fine. From the Oxus Collectio...
7 Oct 20211,900 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXII, Lot 507
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I AV Dinar. Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?), circa AD 127-151. Early phase. Emperor standing facing, head to left, diademed, wearing Iranian cap, flames at shoulder, sacrificing over altar, holding goad and sceptre / Nana, nimbate, standing to right, holding sceptre and box; tamgha to right. MK 35 (O8/R-); ANS Kushan 370; Donum Burns 116-7. 7.98g, 20mm, 12h. Good Extremely Fine. From the Oxus Collection (Denmark). Estimate: 1000 GBP...
7 Oct 20214,000 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXII, Lot 508
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I AV Dinar. Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?), circa AD 127-151. Late Phase. Emperor standing facing, diademed, wearing round cap, head to left, flames at shoulder, sacrificing over altar, holding goad and sceptre / Nimbate figure of Siva standing facing, head to left, pouring water flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and goat; tamgha to left. MK 62 (O24/R39); ANS Kushan 382-4; Donum Burns 131. 7.98g, 20mm, 12h. Good Extremely Fine. From the Oxus Collection (D...
7 Oct 20213,600 GBP
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 501, Lot 179
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127/8-152. Æ Tetradrachm (26mm, 17.62 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Nana standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 776; ANS Kushan 540-4; Donum Burns 159. Brown surfaces, cleaning scratches on obverse, some roughness. Near VF. Estimate: 100 USD...
6 Oct 202160 USD
Nomos AG - obolos 20, Lot 912
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Dinar (Gold, 20 mm, 8.16 g, 12 h), main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). ÞAONANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞANO Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing left, holding goad in right hand and scepter in left, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder. Rev. MIIPO Miiro (Mithra) standing left, extending right hand in benediction and holding hilt of sword with left; in left field, tamgha. Donum Burns 126. MK 56. Very fine. Starting price: 500 CHF...
3 Oct 2021Unsold 
Tauler & Fau - Auction 92, Lot 1061
Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Tetradrachm. 127/8-147 AD. Taxila. (MK-770). (MACW-3074). Anv.: Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev.: Nimbate Mithra standing facing, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha . Ae. 17,21 g. Almost VF. Est...40,00. Spanish Description: Imperio Kushan. Kanishka I. Tetradracma. 127/8 - 147 d.C. Taxila. (MK-770). (MACW-3074). Anv.: Kanishka I en pie a izquierda, sacrificando sobre altar con su...
28 Sep 202125 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 522
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (22mm, 8.15 g, 12h). With Greek inscriptions. Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Helios standing left, raising hand in benediction and placing other on hip; tamgha to left. MK 766; ANS Kushan 391-402; Donum Burns 143-5. Brown patina, some stable green deposits, some roughness and porosity. VF. From the Archytas Collection. ...
22 Sep 2021800 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 523
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.93 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Mao standing facing, head left, extending right hand in benedictional gesture, left hand on hilt; tamgha to left. MK 774; ANS Kushan 520-5; Donum Burns 156-7. Green and brown patina. Near VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
22 Sep 2021100 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 524
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27mm, 17.23 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Nana standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 776; ANS Kushan 546; Donum Burns 159. Earthen dark green patina. Near VF. From the Archytas Collection. Ex Nomisma Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 457, 4 December 2019), lot ...
22 Sep 202160 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 525
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 15.62 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Goddess enthroned facing, head left, holding diadem and uncertain object; trace of legend (APΔOXÞO?) to right; tamgha to left. MK –, but cf. 780 (Ardoxsho); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 163 (Pharro); Zeno –. Green and red-brown patina. Near VF. Extremely rare, none in Co...
22 Sep 2021425 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 526
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (21mm, 8.58 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Oado running left, holding up cloak behind him; tamgha to left. MK 784; ANS Kushan 615; Donum Burns 174. Brown surfaces. Good Fine. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
22 Sep 202180 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 527
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.57 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; tamgha to left.. Cribb, Buddha 36 (dies f/13); MK –, but cf. 785-6; cf. ANS Kushan 616; cf. Donum Burns 175; Zeno –. Green and brown patina, slightly chipped, light cleaning marks ...
22 Sep 2021475 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 528
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (21mm, 8.72 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; tamgha to left.. Cribb, Buddha 46-55 (dies s/17); MK 787; ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 176. Earthen brown patina. Good Fine. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 300 USD...
22 Sep 2021550 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 529
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (23mm, 8.88 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; trace of tamgha to left. Cribb, Buddha 46-55 (dies /17); MK 787; ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 176. Thick earthen dark green patina, some roughness and pitting on obverse. Fair. From the...
22 Sep 2021150 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 530
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 14.40 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); trace of tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 79-82 (dies i/21); MK 790; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Stripped green and brown ...
22 Sep 2021250 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 531
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27mm, 16.38 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); trace of tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 106-15 (dies z/26); MK 791; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Brown patina, traces of ...
22 Sep 2021750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 532
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (25.5mm, 16.87 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); trace of tamgha to inner left. Cf. Cribb, Buddha 95-6 (dies –/23); MK 792; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Green and brown pati...
22 Sep 2021300 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 533
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Drachm (19mm, 4.07 g, 12h). Kashmir mint. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder; ji in Kharosthi to upper left / Miiro standing left, extending right hand in benediction and holding filleted scepter; tamgha to left. MK 797; ANS Kushan 637-9; Donum Burns –. Earthen dark green patina. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
22 Sep 202180 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 534
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Drachm (19mm, 4.07 g, 12h). Kashmir mint. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder; ji in Kharosthi to upper left / Mao standing left, extending right hand in benediction and holding filleted scepter; tamgha to left. MK 802; ANS Kushan 645-52; Donum Burns 195-8. Earthen dark green patina, light roughness, cleaning marks. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
22 Sep 2021130 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 545
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.86 g, 12h). Main mint in Peshawar. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, sacrificing over altar and holding filleted staff; filleted trident to left; retrograde ha in Brahmi to right of altar; retrograde ru in Brahmi to right of altar; pavira or pidara in Brahmi to right of king / Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding filleted investiture garland and cornucopia; ru andga in Brahmi to left and right at fe...
22 Sep 20212,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 546
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. CU Unit (21mm, 8.35 g, 12h). Type 1. Main mint in Gandhara (Peshawar?). Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; vi in Brahmi to right of scepter / Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding filleted investiture garland and cornucopia; tamgha to upper left. MK 1015; ANS Kushan 1206; Donum Burns 619-25. Brown surfaces. Near VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
22 Sep 202160 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 547
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. CU Unit (21mm, 7.93 g, 12h). Type 1. Main mint in Gandhara (Peshawar?). Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; vi in Brahmi to right of scepter / Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding filleted investiture garland and cornucopia; tamgha to upper left. MK 1017; ANS Kushan 1344; Donum Burns 635. Green and brown surfaces. Near VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 ...
22 Sep 202160 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 548
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. CU Unit (21mm, 6.49 g, 12h). Type 5. Main mint in Gandhara (Peshawar?). Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; [...](retrograde h)hÞO to right of scepter / Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding diadem and cornucopia. Cf. MK 1017; cf. ANS Kushan 1344; cf. onum Burns 635. Black and brown patina, traces of earthen deposits. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 US...
22 Sep 202190 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 558
KUSHANO-SASANIANS. Ardaxšīr (Ardashir) (I–II). Circa AD 230-245. CU Unit (19mm, 4.89 g, 12h). Imitating obverse of Kushan king Kanishka II and reverse of Kushan king Vasudeva I. Type 1A. Uncertain mint in Baktria. King standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; curved swastika to right / Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; trace of tamgha to upper left. Cf. MK 1...
22 Sep 202160 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 579
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Vima Kadphises and Kanishka I. Circa AD 113-151. Group of five (5) CU Tetradrachms. Group includes the following rulers and reverses: Vima Kadphises. Local imitation. Siva and Nandi reverse. Kanishka I. Mioro. Kanishka I. Athsho. Kanishka I. Nana. Kanishka I. Standing Śākyamuni Buddha . MK 762 (for type), 767, 772, 776-7, and 787. All with patinas, some roughness. Coins Fine-VF. Five (5) coins in group. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 200 USD...
22 Sep 2021550 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 580
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. Group of five (5) CU Denominations. All coins: Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Group includes the following denominations and reverses: CU Tetradrachm. Siva (2). CU Tetradrachm. Oado. CU Didrachm. Mioro. CU Didrachm. Athsho. MK 771, 773, 781, and 783. All with patinas. Coins Good Fine-VF. Five (5) coins in group. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 200 USD...
22 Sep 2021200 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 581
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. Group of five (5) CU Drachms. All coins: Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Group includes the following reverses: Miiro. Mao. Nana. Siva. Oado. MK 797, 802-3, 806, 813, and 817. All with patinas, some roughness. Coins Fine-VF. Five (5) coins in group. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 150 USD...
22 Sep 2021200 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 582
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-190. Group of five (5) CU Denominations. All coins: Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / ll coins: Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder / Group includes the following denominations and reverses: CU Drachm. Standing Śākyamuni Buddha. CU Drachm. Mioro. CU Drachm. Mao (2). CU Hemidrachm. Siva. MK 788, 798, 802-3, and 815. All ...
22 Sep 2021325 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 583
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I and Huvishka. Circa AD 127-190. Group of eight (8) CU Tetradrachms. Group includes the following rulers and types: Kanishka I. Oado. Huvishka. Elephant rider / Mioro. Huvishka. Elephant rider / Mao (2). Huvishka. King on couch / Mao. Huvishka. King cross-legged / Ardoxsho. Huvishka. Elephant rider / Herakilo. Huvishka. Elephant rider / Miiro. MK 816, 823, 835, 836, cf. 878 (for rev.), 886, and cf. 933. All with patinas, some roughness. Coin...
22 Sep 2021375 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 500, Lot 584
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I and Huvishka. Circa AD 127-190. Group of six (6) CU Tetradrachms. Group includes the following rulers and types: Kanishka I. Miiro. Kanishka I. Athsho. Kanishka I. Mao. Kanishka I. Siva. Kanishka I. Oado. Huvishka. Elephant rider / Pharro. MK 768, 772, 774, 781, 783, and 864. All with patinas, some roughness. Coins Fine-VF. Six (6) coins in group. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 200 USD...
22 Sep 2021375 USD
Stephen Album Rare Coins - Auction 41, Lot 714
KUSHAN: Kanishka I, ca. 127-147, AE tetradrachm (15.77g), Mitch--, king standing, offering sacrifice // wind deity Vado standing; assigned by Mitchiner to the Kashmir region, with distictive style and an extra tamgha left of the altar on the obverse, wonderful strike, VF-EF, R. Mitchiner lists this type only for 3 other deities (Mithra, Mao, and Siva), none for Vado. Estimate: 120-160 USD Starting Price: 100 USD...
16 Sep 2021400 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 118, Lot 659
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Vima Kadphises. Circa AD 113-127. AV Dinar (18mm, 7.73 g, 12h). Monolingual Greek issue. Main mint in Baktria. BACIΛЄYC OOH MO KAΔΦICHC, diademed and crowned half-length bust of Vima Kadphises right on clouds, flames at shoulder, holding mace-scepter in right hand; 9 to left / BACIΛЄωC OOKNOTΔK(inverted Δ)OOY KOOÞ ÞΔOY YIOC (sic), ithyphallic triple-headed Siva standing facing, holding composite trident and goat skin. Bopearachchi, Premiers Série III = Bopearachchi, Some ...
13 Sep 20214,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 118, Lot 665
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (22mm, 7.94 g, 12h). Monolingual Greek issue. Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase. BACIΛЄYC BACI ΛЄωN KANHÞKOY, Kanishka standing left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / CAΛHNH to right, Selene, wearing lunar horns, standing left, extending right hand in benediction and holding scepter; tamgha to left. MK 26 (dies 2/1; unlisted obv. die); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –; Rosenfield 30 = ...
13 Sep 202115,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 118, Lot 666
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.96 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞANO, Kanishka standing left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / MAO to right, Mao, wearing lunar horns, standing left, extending right hand in benediction and holding sword and scepter; tamgha to left. MK 65 (dies 7/–; unlisted rev. die); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 133; CNG 87, lot 766 (same dies). Traces o...
13 Sep 20213,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 118, Lot 667
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.93 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞANO, Kanishka standing left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / ΦαPPO to left, nimbate and diademed Pharro, head adorned with wings, standing right, holding purse in right hand and scepter in left; tamgha to right. MK 69 var. (placement of rev. legend); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –; Zeno –. Traces of deposi...
13 Sep 202113,000 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 118, Lot 686
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. AV Dinar (22mm, 8.06 g, 12h). Main mint in Peshawar. ÞαO(retrograde h)α(retrograde h)OÞαO Kα [(retrograde h)H]ÞKO KOÞ[α(retrograde h)O], Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, sacrificing over altar and holding filleted staff; filleted trident to left; ha in Brahmi to right of altar; ti in Brahmi to right of king / αPΔOXÞO, Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding filleted investiture garland and cornucopia; ha in Brahmi below...
13 Sep 202110,000 USD
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 17, Lot 1503
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 18 mm, 4.39 g, 10 h). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev. MAO (in Bactrian) The moon deity Mao standing front, head to left; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 642ff (differing control marks). Minor deposits, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
14 Aug 202125 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 17, Lot 1504
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 18 mm, 4.78 g, 11 h). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev. OHÞO Oesho standing facing, nimbate, holding trident in his right hand and water-pot in his left. ANS Kushan 684. Attractive earthen highlights. About very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
14 Aug 202125 CHF
Ginza Coins - Mail Bid Sale 104, Lot 448
Ancient India, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I AV dinar 7.87g, FR-17j type. Sold as is, no return lot. | VF Starting Price: 80000 JPY...
10 Aug 2021135,000 JPY
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 496, Lot 246
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127/8-152. Æ Didrachm (20mm, 7.71 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. [Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder] / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; [tamgha to left]. Cf. Cribb, Buddha 46-55; MK 787; ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 176. Chipped green and brown patina, obverse cleaning marks, corroded obverse. Near Fine. Figure of Budd...
21 Jul 2021350 USD
Agora Auctions - Numismatic Auction 101, Lot 241
Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. A.D. 127/8-ca. 147. AE tetradrachm (27.0 mm, 16.04 g, 11 h). Taxila mint. Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand / Nimbate Mithra standing facing, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha. MK 770; MACW 3074. aVF, brown patina. Estimate: 75 USD...
20 Jul 202155 USD
Marudhar Arts - Auction 34, Lot 31
Kushan Dynasty, Kanishka I (127-140 CE), Gold Dinar, "NANA" type, Obv: the diademed king standing facing the left, holding a spear in his left hand and sacrificing over an altar on the left field, with flames on his right shoulder, the Bactrian legend "ÞAONANOÞAO KA-NHÞKI KOÞANO" "Shaonashao Kanishki Koshano" (King of Kings, Kanishka the Kushan) around the field, Rev: goddess Nana standing, nimbate, facing the right, wearing a fillet and a crescent, holding a scepter in the right hand and a bo...
3 Jul 2021Unsold 
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 84, Lot 1071
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I AV Quarter Dinar. Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?), circa AD 127-151. ÞAONANOÞAO KANhÞKI KOÞANO, diademed and draped half-length bust of emperor to left, emerging from mountain top, wearing crown, holding spear; flames at shoulder / Athsho standing facing, head to left, holding diadem in outstretched hand; tamgha to left, AΘÞO to right. MK 41 (O1/R10α); ANS Kushan 375-6 (same rev. die). 1.99g, 14mm, 12h. Good Very Fine; flan slightly bent. Very Rare. From the Professor...
16 Jun 20213,200 GBP
Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles - Auction 122, Lot 1611
Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Ca. AD 127-151. AE Tetradrachm (25 mm, 17. gm). Main mint in Kkapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing l., sacrificing over altar and holding standard. Reverse: Oado running left, holding up cloak behind him; tamgha to left. MK 783; ANS Kushan 579-91; Donum Burns 167-73. Pleasing reddish-brown patina. Very Fine. Estimated Value $100 - UP Ex Ora Eads Collection. Ex CNG Sale 41, March 19, 1997, lot 2655....
15 Jun 2021Unsold 
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1648
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 26 mm, 16.49 g, 12 h), main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing front, head to left, sacrificing with his right hand over altar and holding trident in his left. Rev. MHTPAΓO BOYΔO ('Maitreya Buddha' in Bactrian) Maitreya Buddha seated cross-legged and facing on meditation platform, head surrounded by halo, raising his right hand in gesture of reassurance (Abhaya Mudra) a...
22 May 2021800 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1649
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Didrachm (Bronze, 21 mm, 7.59 g, 1 h), main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). BACIΛЄYC BACI[ΛЄωN KANHÞKOY] Kanishka standing front, head to left, sacrificing with his right hand over altar and holding standard in his left. Rev. HΛIOC Helios, radiate, standing front, head to left, raising his right hand; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 391. Patina stripped and the obverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 202195 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1650
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Didrachm (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.32 g, 12 h), Kapisha (probably Begram). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing front, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev. MIYPO Nimbate Mithra standing front, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 454. Very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 2021180 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1651
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 16 mm, 4.51 g, 11 h). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand; to left, control mark. Rev. MIYPO Nimbate Mithra standing facing, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 637. Good very fine. From the collection of J. Knudsen, formed from the late 1970s to the late 1990s. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 202195 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1652
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.37 g, 11 h). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev. MAO (in Bactrian) The moon deity Mao standing front, head to left; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 642ff (differing control marks). Somewhat rough, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 2021100 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1653
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.64 g, 11 h). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand; in upper field to left, control mark. Rev. MAO (in Bactrian) The moon deity Mao standing front, head to left; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 642. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 202145 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 16, Lot 1657
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II, circa 225-240. AE (Bronze, 20 mm, 7.28 g, 11 h). Kanishka II standing front, head to left, holding trident in his left hand and sacrificing over altar to left with his right; around, traces of legend. Rev. Goddess Ardoksho seated facing on throne, holding cornucopiae in her left hand. ANS Kushan 1203. Good fine. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
22 May 202155 CHF
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 362
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Hsi-Hou Kushan ("Heraios") or Kujula Kadphises. Circa AD 50-90. AR Tetradrachm (25mm, 14.76 g, 1h). 'Heraus' type. Diademed and draped bust right / TYPANNOYOTOΣ HAOY KOIIANOY, Heraios on horseback right; behind, Nike flying right, crowning him with wreath; Σ AN AB below horse; quadrate Os in legends. Loeschner fig. 6a; Cribb, Heraus –; Senior B1.2T; Alram 1263 var. (legends); Donum Burns 9; Sunrise 521 (this coin). Iridescent toning, light marks under tone. Near EF. Fro...
19 May 202110,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 363
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Vima Kadphises. Circa AD 113-127. AV Dinar (19.5mm, 7.86 g, 12h). Monolingual Greek issue. Main mint in Baktria. BACIΛЄYC OOh MO KAΔΦIChC, diademed and crowned half-length bust of Vima Kadphises right on clouds, flames at shoulder, holding mace-scepter in right hand; tamgha to left / BACIΛЄωC OOKNOTΔK(inverted Δ)OOY KOOÞ ÞΔOY YIOC (/i), ithyphallic triple-headed Siva standing facing, holding composite trident and goat skin. Bopearachchi, Premiers Série III, = Bopearachchi...
19 May 202126,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 369
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (19.5mm, 7.98 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Nana, nimbate, wearing fillet and crescent, standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 35 (O7/R9); ANS Kushan 370; Donum Burns 117. Deposits in devices, traces of obverse die rust. EF. From the Archytas Collectio...
19 May 20214,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 370
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Quarter Dinar (14mm, 1.99 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Athsho, hand on hip and holding fire tongs, standing left, holding diadem in outstretched hand; tamgha to left. MK 47 (O21/R10d); cf. ANS Kushan 375-6 (for rev.; same die); Donum Burns –, but cf. 122 (for reverse). Lightly ton...
19 May 20215,000 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 371
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Quarter Dinar (14mm, 1.99 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Nana, nimbate, wearing fillet and crescent, standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 50 (O20/R6); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –; Gemini IV, lot 253 (same dies). Deposits. EF. Extremely rare, the Gemini coin is...
19 May 20212,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 372
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞANO, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / MIIPO down right, Miiro (Mithra) standing facing, head left, extending hand in benediction and holding hilt of sword; tamgha to left. MK 52 (O1/R15); ANS Kushan 378; Donum Burns 126. Slight double strike in ...
19 May 20216,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 373
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Siva, nimbate, standing facing, head left, pouring water from flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and he-goat; tamgha to left. MK 62 (O23/R– [unlisted rev. die]); ANS Kushan 382; Donum Burns 131. Lightly toned, hint of depo...
19 May 20214,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 117, Lot 374
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.95 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Ardoxsho standing right, holding cornucopia; tamgha to right. MK 77 (O41A/R4A); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 139. Lightly toned, deposits on reverse, small scuff on edge. EF. Sharply struck from fresh dies. Very rare, only five examples c...
19 May 20216,500 USD
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