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Proof Coin - 1 Rupee, Seychelles, 1954 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 14789

Summary:
Proof 1 Rupee, Issued by Seychelles, 1954
Minted by Royal Mint, London
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 30 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 11.474 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, The Royal Mint, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Seychelles
Tertiary Classification: proof strikes
Series: Proof of Record
DateEra: 1954 AD
Denomination: 1 Rupee
Obverse Description: Draped and crowned bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; artist's initials, CT, incuse on bust truncation
Reverse Description: Within a formal leaf-like wreath, ONE / RUPEE; around, SEYCHELLES 1954
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Seychelles, 1954
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1954
Artist: Mr Cecil Thomas, Great Britain, 1953
References: KM#13
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000, 2009

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