Pandya Infuence 824 - 943
A irregualar copper coin found from the period of Pandya influence in Lanka with the seated bull on obverse and two or three fish on reverse.
The "Horizontal Fishes and Bull" type seems to belong to a period pahaps an century earlier than the Sinhala Invasion by ParakaramaBahu I
See also heavier coin with the Two fish on reverse in opposite directions.
Text edited from
* Ceylon Coins and Currency By H. W. Codrington. Colombo 1924
Page 86 Chapter VII Medaeval Indian - Pandya
The coin was scanned at 300 dpi and displayed at 300 dpi. It was given to me in 1999 December as a gift by a collector and dealer in Lanka as gratitude for introducing him to ebay..