Posted on: 10 August 2013

Gold Coin.(obverse) Caparisoned horse standing facing left before a decorated sacrificial post (yupa) which rests on a pedestal.
(reverse) Female figure standing facing left, wearing gown and earrings, holding fly-whisk over right shoulder, and a cloth in her left hand, with a halo around her head. At her feet a lotus and in left field a spear with ribbons. Surrounded by a dotted border.

330-376 CE

© Trustees of the British Museum

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Asvamedha motif.....beautiful...

I think huge replicas of these Gupta coins decorate a part of the Rashtrapati Bhavan if I am not mistaken. I find the entire RB gross but I coveted these coins. :)