Very nice silver damma of Yashaditya, ca. late 7th century AD, pre-Islamic Sindh

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Crowned bust right / Trident, Brahmi legend Sri Yashaaditya around. 13mm, 0.84 grams. W. Pieper, New Types of Early Medieval Silver Portrait Coins from Northern Pakistan, Journal of the Oriental Numismatic Society No. 181, 2004, pp 17-20. SKU DD100-45053.

These coins were originally said to come from Northern Pakistan, but it is much more likely they originate in Sindh and can be dated to the 7th century CE. Who minted them and whether they are Hunnic or not is up for debate and is not yet known.

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