Home » Lot Info: India. Tomaras of Dhillika. Ananga Pala Deva (1130-1145) Billon Jital You have 0 items in your shopping cart. |Contact Us
Eastern Empires
Terms and Shipping

 India. Tomaras of Dhillika. Ananga Pala Deva (1130-1145) Billon Jital $125.00 


Attribution: Deyell 186
Date: 1130-1145
Obverse: Horseman right, Devanagari legend around
Reverse: Recumbent bull left, Devanagari legend around with Maluka
Size: 15.79mm
Weight: 3.16 grams
Rarity: 7
Description: XF. Rare Variety. Ex Bill Spengler collection with his paper envelope.
William “Bill” F Spengler (1923-2005) served as a Foreign Service Officer in Thailand, Norway, Pakistan and Afghanistan. During WWII, he served as a code breaker in the U.S. Army, joined the Department of State in 1950 and retired as Consul General in Lahore, Pakistan in 1976. In Kabul in the 1960s, he found interest in the ancient coins from the region and became one of the foremost authorities on the peoples who had passed through the area through the centuries. This interest in numismatics and history influenced the rest of his life. He published numerous articles, contributed and edited catalogs on world coins and co-authored two books on the Turkomans.

Home | Search | Terms and Shipping | About Us | Contact Us
© 2000-2021 Marc Breitsprecher