Numismatics & Epigraphy
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Place of origin: Gurjara Pratihara
Dimensions: Dia: 1.8 cm
Acc. No. 59.152/4063
The obverse of the coin has a strange assemblage of a number of forms representing various species, the main being an ithyphallic boar resembling human appearance. Running straight to right the figure has been represented as wearing a cloak. There are towards the right ancillary symbols of uncertain identity, and to the left, trident.
The reverse has a two-line inscription in Devanagari legend reading: 'Srimad Adi Varaha' and below, Fire altar with attendants.