3 edition of Coins of Banavasi found in the catalog.
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The Vidarbha was ruled by Mitra and Bhadra Rulers which were suceeded by Satavahanas. 43 gm, Diameter: 11 mm.
Mervyn Smith in Chitradurga 1888 and General Pearse in Karwar are among first to discover these coins. 17 Many of the hoard coins arrived with chips broken off, like on this coin, or even perforations, like the next. They have been definitively attributed to the Kadambas because they not only have various Kadamba symbols, such as conches and chakras, but one of the epithets on the coins, sri dosharashi, is known from inscriptions to have been used by the Kadamba king Krishnavarma II ruled 516-540.
The Goa bus service is known as Kadamba Transport Corporation The coins came to light for the first time in 2006, when a hoard of coins was discovered, mostly coins of a lesser branch of Satavahanas, who had ruled the Banavasi area, a few coins of the Chutus and the Kadamba coins Obverse: conch within dotted border In the late 10th century, the Kadambas supported the Chalukyas of Kalyan in their struggle against the Rashtrakutas.
It is twenty two miles away from Sirsi town. During the pre-Kadamba era the ruling families that controlled Karnataka, the Mauryas, Satavahanas and Chutus were not natives of the region and the nucleus of power resided outside present day Karnataka. Kadamba of Hangal, Toyimadeva, 1048-1075 AD, Gold pagoda, weight 4. Ganesh: Coins of Banavasi 5. But they soon issued coins inscribed with their names. 51 gm, Diameter: 13 Coins of Banavasi.
The first of these inscriptions was found in Banavasi. He was succeeded by his brother Kakusthavarma who was the most ferocious and powerful ruler of the kingdom. The crux of their kingdom essentially consisted of most of Karnataka, Goa and southern areas of present day Maharashtra.
India's PM Modi and Xi Jinping in front of the Pallava single rock carvings. Halmidi inscription at Halmidi village, dated 450 AD. Chakra type uniface potin unit 5-spoke chakra within a dotted border.
Krishnavarma II 516-540 Krishnavarma II potin unit Circle divided into 5 wedges, Kannada legend within: sri do sha ra shi Kannada legend: shashankah Weight: 0. After Kakusthavarma only Ravivarma who came to the throne in 485 was able to build upon the kingdom. The famous five hooded Naga sculpture with the inscription of 2nd century C. From the mid-6th century the dynasty continued to rule as a feudatory of larger Kannada empires, the Chalukya and the Rashtrakuta empires for over five hundred years during which time they branched into Kadambas of Goa, Hangal and Belur The Kadambas were the first indigenous dynasty to use Kannada, the language of the soil at an administrative Coins of Banavasi.
Some of the uninscribed coins might belong to them.
56g Pallavas of Kanchipuram: Mahendravarman I 580-630 CE Potin Unit Krishnamurthy-235; Pieper-752 Obv: Bull standing to right, legend la-kshi-ta above Rev: Lotus in rayed border Dim: 2.
Thought I'd share them and any extra info welcomed.