Coin Silver Disc with Lion Stamping

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$22.00 
SKU: MIND347
Availability: 22 in stock

Antique coin silver disc with loop, lion stamping and smooth solid silver back. 18mm top to bottom, 13mm diameter. Sold separately, not in a group. The symbol of the lion in India goes back over four millennium. It can stand for the steed that the goddess Durga rides, or the fierce lion-headed avatar of Vishnu, or the symbol of royalty, etc. The lion is also adopted by the Sikhs as one of their symbols. "Singh" is a common Sikh and Hindu surname meaning "lion." This is such a cool little pendant. Sold separately not as a set.