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Coin - 1 Pice, India, 1944 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 13242

Summary:
1 Pice, Issued by India, 1944
Minted by Pretoria Mint, South Africa
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21.4 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.948 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, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: India
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: British India
DateEra: 1944 AD
Denomination: 1 Pice
Obverse Description: Above central hole, an Imperial Crown; around hole, 1 PICE INDIA 1944; the denomination is repeated on the left of the date in Hindi and on the right of the date in Urdu
Reverse Description: Around central hole a serpentine wreath of vine leaves
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round with round hole
Material: Bronze
Issued By: India, 1944
Mint: Pretoria (Mint), South Africa, 1944
References: KM#533
Pridmore 706
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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