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KRISHNA DEVARAYA (1509-1530 CE)

Krishna Devaraya was the emperor of Vijayanagara Empire. The coin was in use during his rule. Obverse: An image of Garuda facing towards the left is visible. Along with this an image of a conch and a discus is visible in the area near the head. Reverse: Three line Nagari legend: sri/pratap/Krishna/ raya can be found.
Acc No: 5363, 5364