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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 516, Lot 366
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (22mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / OhÞO to right, Siva standing left, pouring water from flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and he-goat; tamgha to left. MK 78 (O40/R45); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 140. Lightly toned, scattered marks. EF. Ex Yacob & Tali Shavleyan Collection (Roma E-Sale 59, ...
18 May 20222,250 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 516, Lot 370
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka III. Circa AD 267-270. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.85 g, 12h). Main mint in Taxila. Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; ga in Brahmi to right of altar; gho in Brahmi between legs; hu in Brahmi to right of scepter / Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; to upper left, pellet above tamgha. MK 634/1 (same dies); ANS Kushan 1644; D...
18 May 20221,100 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 120, Lot 585
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 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 / OhÞO to right, Siva, nimbate, standing facing, head left, pouring water from flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and he-goat; tamgha to left. MK 37 (dies 3/3); ANS Kushan 371-2; Donum Burns 119-2. Faint scratch in reverse ...
11 May 20223,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 120, Lot 592
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II. Circa AD 230-247. AV Dinar (24mm, 7.87 g, 12h). Main mint in Peshawar. Kanishka, nimbate, standing facing, head left, sacrificing over altar and holding trident; flame at shoulder; filleted trident to left; pa in Kharosthi to right of altar; to right, (vi in Brahmi above nandipada / OhÞO to right, Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; triple pellets to lower left; tamgha to upper left ...
11 May 20221,400 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 120, Lot 608
KUSHANO-SASANIANS. Ardaxšīr (Ardashir) (I–II). Circa AD 230-245. AV Dinar (25mm, 8.03 g, 12h). Imitating Kushan king Kanishka II. Uncertain mint in Baktria. Early series. Vasudeva standing left, flames on shoulder, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; pellet on altar; traces of ª between legs; to right, to right, symbol of six pellets above nandipada / Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident with O on the shaft; ...
11 May 20221,100 USD
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 96, Lot 590
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I Æ Tetradrachm. Main mint in Kapisha, (probably Begram), circa AD 127-151. [PAO KANHP]KI in Baktrian, king standing facing, head to left, offering over small altar to left and holding spear / [ΣAKAMA NO] BOYΔO in Baktrian, Shakyamuni Buddha standing facing, halo around head, tamgha to left. MK 786; ANS Kushan 616; Donum Burns 175. 8.57g, 23mm, 12h. Near Very Fine. Very Rare. From a private UK collection. Estimate: 100 GBP...
5 May 2022800 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 96, Lot 591
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I Æ Tetradrachm. Circa AD 127-152. Emperor standing facing, diademed, wearing Iranian cap, head to left, sacrificing over altar, holding sceptre / Oado running to left, with both arms raised, holding billowing cape; tamgha to left. MK 783; ANS Kushan 579-614; Donum Burns 167-73. 15.93g, 26mm, 12h. Very Fine. Acquired from Baldwin's. Estimate: 50 GBP...
5 May 2022Unsold 
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 96, Lot 592
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I Æ Didrachm. Main mint in Kapisha, (probably Begram), circa AD 127-151. [BAΣIΛEYΣ BAΣI]ΛEWN KANHPKOY, king standing facing, head to left, offering over small altar to left and holding spear / Helios standing to left, tamga to left, HΛIOC to right. MK 766; ANS Kushan 391-402; Donum Burns 143-5. 8.57g, 23mm, 12h. Near Very Fine. From a private UK collection. Estimate: 50 GBP...
5 May 2022Unsold 
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 96, Lot 602
Kushan Empire, Kanishka II AV Quarter Dinar. Main mint in Gandhara, circa AD 246-247. King standing to left, nimbate, crowned and diademed, sacrificing over altar and holding filleted staff; filleted trident to left; Brahmi letter to right of altar; Brahmi 'vi' to right / Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding diadem and with ribbons in right hand, and cradling cornucopiae with left; tamgha to upper left. MK 546 (O7/R8B); ANS Kushan -; Donum Burns 604 (same dies). 1.92g, 12mm, 12h. Good Very Fine...
5 May 2022420 GBP
Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger - Auction 430, Lot 91
Baktrien Kushan Könige Kanishka III., 267-270 Dinar, Taxila (?). Stehender König mit Dreizack vor Altar / Stehender Oesho mit Dreizack vor Zebustier. Göbl, Kushan 635; ANS Kushan 1645. 7.94 g.; Sehr schön Erworben bei Tamco Numismatic. Ex Slg. Ron Cathey. Estimate: 500 EUR...
27 Apr 2022950 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 514, Lot 273
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (21mm, 8.51 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase, with Greek inscriptions. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / ANAIA (sic, Nana, nimbate, wearing fillet and crescent, standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 767 (dies unlisted); cf. ANS Kushan 403-8; cf. Donum Burns 146-7. Brown surfaces, light ...
20 Apr 2022650 USD
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 95, Lot 580
Kushan Empire, Kanishka Æ Tetradrachm. Main mint in Begram, circa AD 127-151. Kanishka standing facing, diademed, head to left, sacrificing over altar, holding spear and hilt of sword / Oesho standing facing, head to left, holding diadem with lower right hand, thunderbolt in raised right hand, water pot in lower left hand, trident in upper left hand; tamgha to left. MK 781; ANS Kushan 553-75; Donum Burns 164. 16.95g, 25mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the Professor Shir Mohammad Collection. Estimat...
13 Apr 202290 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 95, Lot 581
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I Æ Tetradrachm. Circa AD 127-151. Kanishka standing facing, diademed, head to left, sacrificing over altar and holding spear / Sakyamuni Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; tamgha to inner left. MK 785; ANS Kushan 616 corr. (tamgha to left); Donum Burns 175. 15.57g, 26mm, 12h. Good Fine. Very Rare. From a private UK collection. Estimate: 100 GBP...
13 Apr 2022900 GBP
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 513, Lot 250
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (23mm, 8.24 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / HΛIOC to right, radiate and diademed Helios, left hand on hip, standing left, raising right hand in benediction; tamgha to left. MK 766; ANS Kushan 391-402; Donum Burns 143-5. Earthen dark green patina. Near VF. Estimate: 100 ...
6 Apr 2022100 USD
Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXIII, Lot 474
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I AV Dinar. Subsidiary mint in Gandhara (Peshawar?), 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 Ardoxsho standing to right, holding cornucopiae with both hands; tamgha to right. MK 77.1 (O40/R2); ANS Kushan -; Donum Burns -. 7.94g, 20mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Extremely Rare; only five examples cited by Göbl. From the GK Collection; Ex N...
24 Mar 20222,200 GBP
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 19, Lot 1983
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 25 mm, 17.34 g, 12 h), Kapisha (probably Begram). ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand and holding trident in his left. Rev. MIPO Nimbate Mithra standing facing, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 454. Struck slightly off center and with minor deposits, otherwise, very fine. Starting price: 2...
26 Feb 202275 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 19, Lot 1984
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 16 mm, 4.52 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, Leu Web Auction 16, 22-24 May 2021,...
26 Feb 202225 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 19, Lot 1985
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.85 g, 12 h), probably Begram. ÞAO ΚANηρKI ('King Kanishka' in Bactrian) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand and holding trident in his left; to left, Kharoshthi letter. Rev. MAO (in Bactrian) The moon deity Mao standing front, head to left, raising his right hand in salute; to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 645. Minor corrosion, otherwise, very fine. Starting price: 25 CHF...
26 Feb 202230 CHF
Marudhar Arts - Auction 35, Lot 60
Kushan Dynasty, Kanishka I (127-140 CE), Copper Tetradrachma, "MIOPO" (Sun God) 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" (King of Kings, Kanishka the Kushan) around the field, Rev: the solar deity Mithra standing, nimbate, facing left, holding a sword hilt with the left hand, right hand outstretched in benediction, t...
26 Feb 20225,500 INR
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Marudhar Arts - Auction 35, Lot 61
Kushan Dynasty, Kanishka I (127-140 CE), Gold Dinar, "OESHO" (Shiva) type, Main Mint in Bactria (Balkh?), 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: a four-armed lord Shiva standing facing left, nimbate, hair in a topknot and wearing a ...
26 Feb 202290,000 INR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 510, Lot 381
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (25mm, 17.22 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding standard / Mioro standing left, raising right hand in benediction and placing left on hilt of sword; tamgha to left. MK 770; ANS Kushan 418-28; Donum Burns 151. Brown surfaces. Near VF. Estimate: 100 USD...
23 Feb 202260 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 510, Lot 382
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (25mm, 16.85 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Middle phase. Kanishka standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding standard / Athsho, hand on hip, standing left, holding diadem in outstretched hand; tamgha to left. MK 772; ANS Kushan 459-79; Donum Burns 153-7. Brown surfaces, green deposit on edge. VF. Estimate: 100 USD...
23 Feb 2022325 USD
Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles - Auction 126, Lot 804
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 Feb 202265 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 582
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Antialkidas Nikephoros. Circa 130-120 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 9.79 g, 12h). BAΣIΛEΩΣ NIKHΦOPΟΥ ANTIAΛKIΔOY, diademed heroic bust left, seen from behind, with aegis on left shoulder, brandishing spear in right hand / maharajasa jayadharasa amtialikitasa in Kharosthi, Zeus standing facing slightly left, holding in his right hand Nike, who stands right on a globe and holding wreath, and cradling scepter in his left arm; behind, elephant standing slightly raised righ...
11 Jan 202224,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 585
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Vima Kadphises. Circa AD 113-127. AV Double Dinar (26mm, 15.94 g, 12h). Bilingual series. Main mint in Baktria. BACIΛЄYC OOH MO KAΔΦICHC, diademed and crowned bust of Vima Kadphises left within window frame, holding branch in right hand; left hand on sill; tamgha above / Maharajasa rajadirajasa sarvaloga iśvarasa mahiśvarasa vima kaphthiśasa tradara[sa] in Kharosthi, ithyphallic Siva standing facing, head left, holding trident in right hand and resting left arm on bull Na...
11 Jan 2022210,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 588
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase with Greek legend. BACIΛЄYC BACI ΛЄωN KANHKOY, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / HΛIOC to right, radiate and diademed Helios, left hand on hip, standing left, raising right hand in benediction; tamgha to left. MK 25 (O1/R1) = Cribb & Bracey D.G1i = A. Cunningham, "Coin...
11 Jan 202214,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 589
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Quarter Dinar (14mm, 2.00 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase with Greek legend. B ACIΛЄYC BACIΛЄωN KANHKOY, diademed and crowned half-length bust of Kanishka left on clouds, holding spear; flames at shoulder / HΛIOC to right, radiate and diademed Helios, left hand on hip standing left, raising right hand in benediction; tamgha to left. ANS Kushan 374 = Adams III, lot 2127 (this coin); MK –, but cf. 25 (dinar); Donum Burns...
11 Jan 202222,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 590
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early phase. BACIΛЄYC BACI ΛЄωN KANHKOY, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / NANAIA to left, Nana, nimbate, wearing fillet and crescent, standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 27/1 (O1/R1); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –. EF. Extremely rare, only two examples cite...
11 Jan 202222,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 591
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.94 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Early 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 / AΘÞO to right, Athsho, flames at shoulders, hand on hip and holding fire tongs, standing left, holding diadem in outstretched hand tamgha to left. MK 33 (O6/R3); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –; CNG 100, lot 16...
11 Jan 20229,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 592
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 8.00 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 / ΛPOOACΠO to right, Lrooaspo, diademed and bearded, standing right, holding diadem in raised right hand; behind, caparisoned horse standing right with left foreleg raised; tamgha to left. MK 57/1 (O8/R1); ANS...
11 Jan 202228,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 593
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.96 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞA[ON]ANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞAN[O], Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / MA(retrograde h)AOBAΓO to left, Manaobago, nimbate and helmeted, with lunar horns at shoulders, seated facing on raised stool, cushioned and with curving legs, feet on footstool, head right and with four...
11 Jan 202215,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 594
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.94 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 / MOζΔOOA(retrograde h)O to right, Mozdooano, diademed and bearded, right on caparisoned doublke-headed horse standing with left foreleg raised, holding trident in raised right hand; tamgha to left. MK 61 (unl...
11 Jan 2022110,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 595
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.99 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 / OPΛAΓNO to left, Orlagno, nimbate and wearing eagle-crested helmet and fillet, standing facing, head right, holding filleted lance in right hand, and sword with eagle's head hilt in left; tamgha to right. MK...
11 Jan 20223,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 596
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.98 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONA[NO]ÞA[O] KA NhÞKI KOÞANO, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / ΦAPPO to left upward, nimbate and diademed Pharro, head adorned with wings, standing right, holding purse in right hand and scepter in left; tamgha to right. MK 69 (O28/R1); ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns –. ...
11 Jan 20224,750 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 597
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.98 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONANOÞAO KA ИhÞKI KOÞANO, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head 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 filleted scepter; tamgha to left. MK 70 (O30/R16; unlisted die combination); ANS Kushan 379; D...
11 Jan 20225,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 598
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, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / ΦAPPO to left downward, nimbate and diademed Pharro, head adorned with wings, standing right, holding purse in right hand and scepter in left; tamgha to right. MK –, but cf. 74 (quarter dinar [for type with ...
11 Jan 202217,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 599
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.82 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. ÞΔO KΔ Nh(retrograde Þ)KI (sic), Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, [sacrificing over altar to left]; flame at shoulder / [CP K]PMP(retrograde h) O BOYΔO (sic), Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 9-10 (dies c/5); MK 785; AN...
11 Jan 20229,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 615
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka III. Circa AD 267-270. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.82 g, 12h). Main mint in Taxila. ÞΔOИΔИOÞΔO [...] HKÞKO KOΔИO, Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; ga in Brahmi to right of altar; gho in Brahmi between legs; hu in Brahmi to right of scepter / OhÞO to right, Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; to upper left, pellet above tam...
11 Jan 20223,250 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 624
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. AV Dinar (20mm, 7.97 g, 12h). Main mint in Baktria (Balkh?). Late phase. ÞAONANOÞAO KA NhÞKI KOÞAN[O], Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / OhÞO to right, Siva, nimbate, standing facing, head left, pouring water from flask and holding vajra (thunderbolt), trident, and he-goat; tamgha to left. MK 69 var. (placement of rev. legend); ANS Kushan –...
11 Jan 20223,750 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6277
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka III. Circa AD 267-270. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.69 g, 12h). Main mint in Taxila. Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; ga in Brahmi to right of altar; gho in Brahmi between legs; hu in Brahmi to right of scepter / Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; to upper left, pellet above tamgha. MK 634; ANS Kushan 1644; Donum Burns –. ...
11 Jan 20221,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6278
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka III. Circa AD 267-270. AV Dinar (21mm, 7.84 g, 12h). Main mint in Taxila. Kanishka standing left, holding filleted standard, sacrificing over altar to left; filleted trident to left; ga in Brahmi to right of altar; gho in Brahmi between legs; hu in Brahmi to right of scepter / Ithyphallic Siva standing facing, holding a garland or diadem and trident; behind, the bull Nandi standing left; to upper left, pellet above tamgha. MK 634; ANS Kushan 1644; Donum Burns –. ...
11 Jan 20221,100 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6313
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (25mm, 17.39 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; monogram to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 24 (dies k/9); MK 785; ANS Kushan –, but cf. 616 (for type); Donum Burns –, but cf. 175 (same); Zen...
11 Jan 2022475 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6314
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 17.32 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; monogram to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 27-8 (dies m/10); MK 785; ANS Kushan –, but cf. 616 (for type); Donum Burns –, but cf. 175 (same); ...
11 Jan 2022950 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6315
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 15.40 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; monogram to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 39-42 (dies q/15); MK 785; ANS Kushan –, but cf. 616 (for type); Donum Burns –, but cf. 175 (same);...
11 Jan 2022650 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6316
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (23mm, 8.10 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / Standing Śākyamuni Buddha: Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; monogram to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 46-55 (dies s/17); MK 787; ANS Kushan –; Donum Burns 176. Dark brown patina, light roughness. Fine. F...
11 Jan 20221,700 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6317
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27mm, 17.33 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding standard / Seated Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 83-90 (dies r/22); MK 792; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Earthen black-brown patina, reverse a little off cen...
11 Jan 2022850 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6318
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.80 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding standard / Seated Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 101-2 (dies y/25); MK 792; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Dark brown patina, some cleaning marks. VF. From t...
11 Jan 20221,600 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6319
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27mm, 17.33 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Late phase. Kanishka standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding standard / Seated Maitreya Buddha: Buddha seated cross-legged facing on stool, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā and holding kamanḍalu/kuṇḍikā (water pot); tamgha to inner left. Cribb, Buddha 106-15 (dies z/26); MK 792; ANS Kushan 617; Donum Burns –. Thick green patina, cleaning marks. Fine. From th...
11 Jan 2022450 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6320
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (23mm, 8.09 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase. BACIΛЄYC BACI ΛЄωN KANHKOY, Kanishka, diademed and crowned, standing facing, head left, holding goad and scepter, sacrificing over altar to left; flame at shoulder / HΛIOC to right, radiate and diademed Helios, left hand on hip, standing left, raising right hand in benediction; tamgha to left. MK 766; ANS Kushan 391-402; Donum Burns 143-5. Earthen dark brown patina,...
11 Jan 2022550 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6321
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (20.5mm, 8.59 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase, with Greek inscriptions. 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 767; ANS Kushan 403-8; Donum Burns 146-7. Black patina. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Est...
11 Jan 202270 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6322
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (21mm, 8.26 g, 12h). Main mint in Kapisha (Begram?). Early phase, with Greek inscriptions. 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 767; ANS Kushan 403-8; Donum Burns 146-7. Black patina. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estim...
11 Jan 2022325 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6323
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27.5mm, 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. Dark brown patina. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
11 Jan 2022100 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6324
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (27mm, 18.08 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. Dark brown patina, earthen deposits, area of flat strike on obverse. VF. From the Archytas Collection. E...
11 Jan 202280 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6325
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Tetradrachm (26mm, 17.54 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 783; ANS Kushan 579-91; Donum Burns 167-73. Thick green patina that is chipped in areas, cleaning marks. Fine. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 75 USD...
11 Jan 2022Unsold 
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6326
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Didrachm (20mm, 8.55 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. Green and brown patina, obverse off center. Fine. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 75 USD...
11 Jan 2022Unsold 
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6327
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Drachm (18mm, 4.14 g, 12h). Kashmir mint. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder; ca in Kharosthi to upper left / Nana, standing right, holding scepter and box; tamgha to right. MK 806; ANS Kushan 656-67; Donum Burns 202-6. Dark green and brown patina. VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
11 Jan 202260 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6328
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I. Circa AD 127-151. CU Drachm (18mm, 4.14 g, 12h). Kashmir mint. Kanishka standing left, holding goad and standard, sacrificing over altar; flame at shoulder; ca in Kharosthi to upper left / Siva standing left, holding trident and water pot; tamgha to left. MK 814; ANS Kushan 633-4; Donum Burns 219-20. Earthen dark green patina. Near VF. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 75 USD...
11 Jan 2022150 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6341
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Lot of five (5) Æ Tetradrachms of Kanishka I. Fine to Near VF. Five (5) coins in lot. LOT SOFine to Good FineLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 150 USD...
11 Jan 2022160 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6342
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Lot of five (5) mostly Æ Tetradrachms of Kanishka I. Lot also includes an Æ Tetradrachm of Huvishka. Fine to Near VF. Five (5) coins in lot. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 150 USD...
11 Jan 2022225 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6343
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Lot of four (4) mostly Æ Didrachms of Kanishka I. Lot also includes an Æ Tetradrachm of Kanishka II. Average Fine. Four (4) coins in lot. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
11 Jan 202260 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6344
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Lot of four (4) bronze issues of Kanishka I. Includes: Didrachm // Drachms (3). Fine to Near VF. Four (4) coins in lot. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 100 USD...
11 Jan 2022Unsold 
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXV, Lot 6345
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Lot of six (6) bronze issues of Kanishka I. Includes: Didrachm // Drachms (5). Fine to VF. Six (6) coins in lot. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. From the Archytas Collection. Estimate: 150 USD...
11 Jan 2022225 USD
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1785
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 25 mm, 16.26 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...
18 Dec 20211,300 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1786
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 26 mm, 17.39 g, 1 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. ΟΑΔΟ ('OADO' in Bactrian) Oado running to left, holding cloak above his head with both hands; in field to left, tamgha. ANS Kushan 579. Attractive green patina. Some deposits, otherwise, very fine. It is c...
18 Dec 202130 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1787
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 24 mm, 17.00 g, 12 h), Kashmir mint. 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. OΗÞO ('Oesho' in Bactrian) Four-armed and nimbate Oesho (Shiva) standing front, head to left, holding diadem and thunderbolt in his right hands and long scepter and water pot in his left hands; in field to left, tamgha. ANS K...
18 Dec 202135 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1788
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Tetradrachm (Bronze, 25 mm, 17.64 g, 12 h), probably Begram. BACIΛЄYC BACIΛЄⲰN KANHÞKOY ('King of Kings Kanishka' in Greek) Kanishka I standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand. Rev. 'NαNα' (in Bactrian) Goddess Nana standing right, nimbate and wearinf crescent, holding scepter in her right hand and box in her left; to right, tamgha. ANS Kushan 540. An attractive example with a lovely reverse. Some deposits, oth...
18 Dec 202145 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1789
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. Drachm (Bronze, 16 mm, 4.23 g, 11 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. 'NANA' (in Bactrian) Goddess Nana standing to right, nimbate, holding scepter in her right hand and box in her left; to lower left, tamgha. Göbl, type 806. An unusually attractive example. Minor marks, otherwise...
18 Dec 202130 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1790
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka I, circa 127/8-152. 1/8 Unit (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.48 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. Apparently unpublished in this denomination. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, about very fine. This is the smallest denomination issued by Kanishka I. Starting price: 2...
18 Dec 202125 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1799
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka II, circa 225-240. Dinar (Gold, 21 mm, 7.81 g, 12 h), Peshawar. þAONANOþA KANηþKO KOþANO ('King of Kings, Kanishka the Kushan' in Batrian) Kanishka II, standing front, nimbate and head to left, sacrificing with his right hand over lighted altar and holding standard in his left; to upper left, filleted trident. Rev. APΔOXþO (in Bactrian) Ardoxsho enthroned facing, holding diadem with two ribbons in her right hand and cornucopiae in her left; in field to upper left...
18 Dec 2021900 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1800
INDIA, Kushan Empire. Kanishka III, circa 255-275. AE (Bronze, 20.5 mm, 6.20 g, 12 h), probably Taxila. Kanishka III standing facing, head to left, sacrificing over altar with his right hand and holding long scepter in his left; to right Brahmi letter Pri. Rev. Goddess Ardoksho seated facing on throne with crossed legs, holding diadem in her right hand and cradling shaft of cornucopiae with her left arm. ANS Kushan 1646. Very rare with letter Pri on the obverse. Some deposits and the obverse s...
18 Dec 202125 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 18, Lot 1806
INDIA, Post-Kushan (Baktria). AE (Bronze, 10x15 mm, 1.26 g), a post-kushan imitation of a Kanishka II issue, 3rd-5th century. King standing facing, wearing crown and holding uncertain object in his right hand. Rev. Ardoksho seated facing on throne, holding cornucopiae in her left hand. Pieper 1307. About very fine. Starting price: 25 CHF...
18 Dec 202135 CHF
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 91, Lot 657
Kushan Empire, Kanishka I Æ Tetradrachm. Circa AD 127/8-152. Emperor standing facing, diademed and crowned, head to left, [flames at shoulder], sacrificing over altar, holding goad and sceptre / Sakyamuni Buddha standing facing, hand raised in gesture of abhayamudrā; tamgha to inner left. MK 785.5 (same dies); Donum Burns 175; Cribb, Buddha 39-42, dies q/15. 16.83g, 26mm, 12h. Good Fine. Very Rare. Estimate: 100 GBP...
2 Dec 202180 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 113, Lot 302
*India, Kushans, Kanishka I (c. 127-151), gold dinar, king standing left making offering at fire altar, rev., Mao standing left holding sceptre and raising right hand, 7.80g (cf. Göbl 58), about very fine, rare (500-700 GBP)...
25 Nov 20211,100 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 113, Lot 304
*India, Kushans, Kanishka II (c. 230-247), gold dinar, king standing left, rev., Ardoksho seated, 7.79g (Göbl 541), very fine (400-500 GBP)...
25 Nov 2021550 GBP
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