NUMISMATIC ART OF
INDIA: DOCUMENTATION OF MATERIALS
B. N. MUKHERJEE
2007, (Vol. I)
xi+263pp., intro., plates, ISBN: 81-215-1187-9.
(Vol. II) ix=298pp., plates, ISBN: 81-215-1188-7, 81-215-1189-5 (set) Rs.
Volume I: This volume deals with the numismatic
art of India up to c. CE 1835. The modern age in Indian coinage
commenced in about this year.
This volume contains a comprehensive history of art in Indian coins
during the early and medieval periods. It embodies the first ever
attempt in this direction. List of Abbreviations, Select
numerous plates at the end illustrate several of the points discussed
in this volume.
Volume II: The volume contains an Album of
Masterpieces of lndian Coins.
The Album includes photographs of excellent Indian
coins of early and medieval periods (with some exceptions). Each
photograph is provided with a caption. The relevant coins are
significant for the study of numismatic art of early and medieval