ONS Journal

Journal of the Oriental Numismatic Society

The Society’s journal has been published since 1971, initially as the ONS Newsletter and since 2006 as the Journal of the Oriental Numismatic Society. Starting out as a one-paged sheet, it is now an international peer-reviewed publication that is issued quarterly.

Our archive of past issues can be accessed here.

The Society welcomes submissions to the journal from all members. The guidelines can be found at https://www.orientalnumismaticsociety.org/jons/submission-request/.

248: Summer 2022

248: Summer 2022

247: Spring 2022

247: Spring 2022

246: Winter 2021

246: Winter 2021

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Some New Varieties and Types of Copper Coins of the Agra Tribe ~ Devendra Handa 3
Classification of Sado Iron Coins from the Bunkyu Period ~ John Madlon 8
Catalogue of the Coins of the Bengal Presidency – Part II ~ Paul Stevens and Robert Johnston 11
Book Review: Ancient Indian Coins: A Comprehensive Catalogue (Wilfried Pieper) ~ Karan Singh 29
ONS News 30

245: Autumn 2021

245: Autumn 2021

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The Coinage of Trigarta Janapada and its Identification with Takkadesa ~ Karan Singh 3
Lion as Shiva’s Vehicle on Kashmir Coins ~ Devendra Handa 7
A New Mint for the Coins of Shams al-Din Yusuf Shah ~ S.M. Iftekhar Alam and Zahid Mamun 10
The Beginning of Ottoman Para Coinage ~ Nikolaus Schindel 11
Catalogue of the Coins of the Bengal Presidency – Part I ~ Paul Stevens and Robert Johnston 15
Book Review: When Money Talks: A History of Coins and Numismatics (Frank Holt) ~ Jonathan Ouellet 28
ONS News 29
Obituary: Dr. Werner Burger ~ Tim Huxley 30

244: Summer 2021

244: Summer 2021

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“A Group of Mauryan Punchmarked Coins, Including Mashakas” ~ Tyler Holman 3
“Greco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek Coinage – Part 1: Notes on the Coins of the Diodotids” (Supplement) ~ Heinz Gawlik 10
“Heavy Lead Coinage of the Mitra Kings of Ancient Punjab” ~ Karan Singh 11
“A New Initial of a King of Samatata” ~ Md. Shariful Islam and Md. Shamsuddin 13
“A Note on the Newly-Discovered Coin and its Context in the Samataṭa Gold Coin Series” ~ Joe Cribb 19
“A New Gold Coin of Nasir al-Din Isma‘il Shah, the Rebel Sultan in the Deccan” ~ Shailendra Bhandare 23

243: Spring 2021

243: Spring 2021

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Legends on the Karttikeya-Devasena Coins of the Yaudheyas: A New Classification ~ Karan Singh 3
Countermarked Arab-Sasanian Copper Coins of Jahrom ~ Seyed Omid Mohammadi and Saeed Soleimani 8
The First Burmese Coin Hoard Outside Burma ~ S.K. Bose and Nirupam Khanikar 15
Pyne, McDermott and the Emir: The Advent of Machine-Minted Coinage in Afghanistan ~ N.R. Jenzen-Jones with J. Shanley 20
ONS news 24
Book review: Kushan Mystique (David Jongeward) ~ Pankaj Tandon 26