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Terracotta mosaic with bronze coins, Indian, Habbarid Amirs of Sind

A small section of a terracotta mosaic, 80 x 82mm, with 28 bronze coins embedded into it: Indian, Habbarid Amirs of Sind, mid-10th cent., various types, including ones with a four-petal motif (unpublished; cf. Deyell pp. 44-6). Found near Thatta, Pakistan, c.1970.

(CM.327-2002)

Purchased from the Coins & Medals Fund