Lead - Inscribed Brahmi
A lead coin with Inscribed Brahmi text and a geometrical design.
In the 1999 catalog by Osmund Bopearachchi and Rajah Wickramasinhe titled Ruhuna. An Ancient Civilization Re-visited , these are listed as Inscribed Coins (A.1 - A.39). See for example coin A.26. It was obtained directly from the same collector who provided most of the items for that book.
The coin was scanned at 600dpi and displayed at 400dpi. It was obtained in 2003 May from Mr A. Ratnayaka a collector in Katharagama, Lanka.