Lot of 10 Kushan drachms, Kanishka & later, Kushan Empire, 100-200 AD

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Lot of 10 authentic copper drachms of various types, showing a standing King on obverse and various Kushan deities on the reverse. Decent condition for these coins, all are attributable. Interesting research group. Each coin is around 17mm and 4 grams. The price is for the entire group of 10 coins shown on the picture, not per coin.

Kushan drachms were a scarcer denomination, less common than the tetradrachms.

The Kushan Empire was a syncretic empire, formed by the Yuezhi, in the Bactrian territories in the early 1st century. It spread to encompass much of modern-day territory of Afghanistan, Pakistan and northern India. The Empire went into decline in the 3rd century, but fragments of it lasted until the rise of the Guptas in the late 4th century, 



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