1st-3rd Century AD - Lanka

seated `Lakshmi' Plaque

A struck plaque of which is wider than normal size with seated goddess Lakshmi on obvese and a railed svastika on reverse.

SPECIFICATIONS
AlloyCu
TypeStruck
Height29.0 mm
Width19.5 mm
Thickness1.3 mm
Weight3.74 gms
Shaperectangle
DieAxis
slakshmi_s1_obverse slakshmi_s1_reverse
Obverse : seated goddess Lakshmi.

Reverse : railed svastika, unclear.

slakshmi_s1_drawing

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The coin was scanned at 300dpi and displayed at 200dpi. It was obtained in 1999 December from Rajah Wickremesinhe an Author and collector in Colombo, Lanka.