Ancient India Taxila copper unit lion / elephant c. 150BC


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Taxila city state (Pushkalavati)
c. 2nd century BC
AE unit (19 mm, 11.33 g)
Obverse: Lion standing right, with hill to right and swastika above
Reverse: Elephant advancing left, with 3-arched hill above
Ref: Mitchiner 4398
The animals’ direction reversed from the usual type.
Weight .03 kg