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24-06-2021 Post Mauryan

Q. Who were the first kings to issue gold coins in India?

A. Mauryas
B. Indo-Greeks
C. Guptas
D. Kushans

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Commented on 2021-06-24 14:07:58 (IST)
Answer : B

Explanation : The Indo-Greeks were the first to introduce gold Icoins in India. Each Indo-Greek King had his own distinctive coins (with his portrait). For eg. Menander II issued gold coins and one of his coins in known as "Athene Promachus".