Century 3rd BCE to 1st CE - Lanka
Ruhuna - Elephant and Svastika - Struck

These struck Elephant and Svastika coins are recent finds at Akurugoda near Tissmaharama in south east Lanka. p>
SPECIFICATIONS
AlloyCopper
TypeCast
Diameter12.4 mm
Thickness1.6 mm
Weight0.97 gms
Shaperound
DieAxis-90°
ele+sva_ll1g_struck_obverse ele+sva_ll1g_struck_reverse
Obverse : Elephant standing lett with trunk down in line square.
Reverse : The railed Svastika revolving left

This coin found in Akurugoda.

he coin was scanned at 600 dpi and displayed at 500 dpi. It is from part of Lalith Raddella's collection I purchased in 2016 December. He had purchased a selection from Raja Wickramasinghe.