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Coin - 1 Cash, Travancore, India, 1901-1910 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 46188

Summary:
1 Cash coin issued in the reign of Maharaja Rama Varma VI in the Travancore Princely State, India
Machine struck (milled) copper coinage struck at an uncertain mint in the period 1901-1910 AD
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 10 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 0.62 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India - Travancore
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Princely States
DateEra: 1901-1910 AD
Denomination: Cash
Obverse Description: At centre, a decorated Sankha (conch shell); around, eight pointed star
Reverse Description: Malayalam legend, 'one cash'
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Mulam Rama Varma - Government of Travancore, Travancore, India, (1901 - 1910)
References: KM#46
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009, 1088 Pages

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