Indian numismatics: its bearing on history, culture, art and iconography: select essays

Handa, Devendra

₹ 3900.00

The present volume contains 31 essays which have significant bearing on history, culture, art, architecture, religion, iconography, language, orthography, palaeography, geography, metallurgy, coin-technology, movement of peoples, migration of motifs, etc. The first paper deals with the much debated crested figure of punch-marked and Ujjain coins which has variously been identified with different deities by scholars. Fresh clinching evident has been presented to identity the figure property. Vatasvaka coins found from the Taxila region have been debated for long but a new piece illustrated here establishes it to be a place-name....

ISBN 13: 9788173056659

ISBN 10: 817305665X

Year: 2022

Language: ENGLISH

Pages etc.: xviii+294p., (130)illus.(2)col., bib., ind., 29cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): Archaeology

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