Vima Kadphises Gold 2 Dinar sold for INR 11,00,000

18 Apr 2023  Tue

Vima Kadphises was the ruler of the Kushan Empire and the father of the great ruler Kaniska I. The Kushan Empire was considered the protector of the Silk Route that allowed silk, spices, textiles or medicine to move between China, India, and the West.

King Vima Kadphises was the devotee of Lord Shiva, and the coins issued by Vima Khadphises depict Shiva with Nandi.

Vima Kadphises issued this Gold 2 Dinara/ Double Dinara weighing 14.43g. This gold coin was sold for INR 11,00,000 in Todywalla Auction held in Mumbai on 15 April 2023.

Image Courtesy: Todywalla Auction

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