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Coin - 1/4 Rupee, India, 1890 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13307

Summary:
1/4 Rupee, Issued by India, 1890 B
Minted by Bombay Mint
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 2.909 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Bombay Mint, Medal & Coin Makers, India, Leonard Charles Wyon, Engraver (1826-1891), Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: British India
DateEra: 1890 AD
Denomination: 1/4 Rupee
Obverse Description: Crowned and robed bust of the queen facing left; around VICTORIA EMPRESS
Reverse Description: Within entwined scrollwork of Indian flora, 1/4 / RUPEE / INDIA / 1890; small incuse B on top lotus flower
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Silver
Issued By: India, 1890
Mint: Bombay (Mint), India, 1890
Artist: Leonard Wyon - Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1861
References: KM#490
Pridmore 424
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, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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