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18th century old gold coin - India | by Celeste33
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18th century old gold coin - India

This Haidar Ali Gold Pagoda coin dates between 1761 - 1782.

It comes from Mysore in India.

Here we see a seated god and goddess ... thought to be the Hindu Shiva and Parvarti.

On the reverse side of the coin is the letter "He".

This coin measures 11mm across and is valued at about 8500 rupees.

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Taken on October 7, 2008