SETS OF COINS


COIN SETS.

The advantage of using metal coins is that they could be issued in smaller denominations. They could be used used for large , medium and small transactions. Almost all the coins issued by our mint-masters had fractional pieces.

Some of them are shown below.

SEATED GODDESS AND RAILED SWASTIKA

Seated Goddess

large Elephant Multi symbol coin had Three Panas, Dvi-pana,. the Pana  and half  pana.

Date of Issue; found in strata 300 BC- 100 BC. Probably King Devanampiyatissa.

Coin in the Colombo Museum

Coins of the Colombo Museum

The Tree and Railed Swastika Series Struck

Date of Issue ; In strata 190 -100 BC at Apura. pre 100 BC Tissa.

Tree and swastika Cast det

The Inscribed Lion and Railed Swastika Series

Set Inscribed Lion and railed Swastika Coins

Date of Issue ; In strata 190 -100 BC at Apura.

The Standing lady and Railed Swastika Series.

Date of Issue ; In strata 210 -10 BC at Apura.Continuously used until 3.4 Cent AD

Set of maya devi coins

GODDESS COINS STRUCK

Goddess set struck

BULL AND DOTS SET

Date of Issue ; In strata 100-200 AD  At Godavaya dated by German excavation team.

Set of rectangular BUll Coin

A Set of Gold Kalandas

Set of Gold Coins Pot over VaseType III BGold Coins of Type I a

A Set of Parakramabahu  Coins

Parakramabahu Set

A Set of Queen Victoria Coins

Commodity value Money queen victoria

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