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Coin - 1/4 Rupee, India, 1910 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 23487

Summary:
1/4 Rupee, Issued by India, 1910
Minted by Calcutta Mint
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1996
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Calcutta Mint, Medal & Coin Makers, Kolkata, India, 1757-1952, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: British India
DateEra: 1910 AD
Denomination: 1/4 Rupee
Obverse Description: Bare head of the king facing right; around, EDWARD VII KING AND EMPEROR
Reverse Description: At centre between sprays of lotus flowers, 1/4 / RUPEE / INDIA / Persian legend (Chahar ana; translation: four annas) / 1910; above, crown
Edge Description: Millled
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: India, 1910
Mint: Calcutta (Mint), India, 1910
References: KM#506
Pridmore 439
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Major Fred Pridmore, The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 4, India, London, 1980
  2. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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