Coin with man on horseback on the obverse and crowned man on the reverse

Details

  • Title

    Coin with man on horseback on the obverse and crowned man on the reverse

  • Associated place

    Gandhara (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. AD 255 - 310
    Kushan Period (AD 50 - 600)
  • Material and technique

    bronze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    2 x 2.1 x 0.4 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Douglas and Mary Barrett, 2013.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA2013.112.c

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Further reading

Jongeward, David, Buddhist Art of Gandhara in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2019), no. 5 on p. 27

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