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Coin - 2 Paisa, Jaora, India, 1894 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 46170

2 Paisa coin, issued by Nawab Muhammad Ismail of the Jaora Princely State, India.
Machine struck copper coinage struck at the Jaora mint in 1894 AD
Statement Of Significance:
The coin bears the date in three systems.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Eric Wodak - Numismatics, 1983
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 31 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 12.98 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India - Jaora
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Princely States
DateEra: 1894 AD
Denomination: 2 Paisa
Obverse Description: At the centre, a flag; at left, the date 1310 (AH), at right a legend in Persian script; around above , a legend in Hindi; below, the date 1950 (VS).
Reverse Description: At the centre, a legend in Persian script; around, H.H. THE NAWAB OF JAORA .1894. (AD)
Edge Description: The edge is plain.
Shape: round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Jaora, India, 1894
References: KM#12
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006, 631 Pages

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