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Coin - 2 Annas, India, 1905 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13280

Summary:
2 Annas, Issued by India, 1905
Minted by Bombay Mint
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 15 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.440 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins, penny
Themes this item is part of: Bombay Mint, Medal & Coin Makers, India, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: British India
DateEra: 1905 AD
Denomination: 2 Annas
Obverse Description: Bare head of the king facing right; around, EDWARD VII KING AND EMPEROR
Reverse Description: At centre between sprays of lotus flowers, TWO / ANNAS / INDIA / Persian legend (Do ana; translation: two annas) / 1905; above, crown
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: India, 1905
Mint: Bombay (Mint), India, 1905
References: KM#505
Pridmore 558
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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