Summary

Gold 1 Mohur coin issued by Gaurinatha Simha in the Ahom Kingdom (Assam), India
Struck in 1712 SE (1791) at an unnamed mint.

Obverse Description

Legend in four Sanskrit lines with the Saka Era date in Assamese numerals 1713 at lower right (holed at bottom)

Reverse Description

Legend in four Sanskrit lines (holed at top)

Edge Description

Plain

Significance

The choice of an eight sided coinage was apparently derived from the local belief that Kingdom of Ahom had eight sides.

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