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Coin - 1 Anna, India, 1943 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 30840

1 Anna, Issued by India, 1943
Minted by Calcutta Mint
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Sharples - Museum Victoria, 1996
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20.5 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 3.88 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british commonwealth coins, british commonwealth and empire coins, i have also coin of 1944 1 number 9896353653, i have one coon
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: 1943 AD
Denomination: 1 Anna
Obverse Description: Crowned head of the king facing left; around, GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Reverse Description: Within an ornamental diamond, a large numeral 1 which divides the word AN NA; above, INDIA; below, 1943; each arch formed by a side of the ornamental diamond and a edge of the coin contains the denomination in one of the following scripts, Urdu (top left), Telugu (top right), Nagari (bottom left) and Bengali (bottom right)
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Scalloped
Material: Nickel Brass
Issued By: India, 1943
Mint: Calcutta (Mint), India, 1943
Artist: A. Spencer - Calcutta (Mint), India
References: KM#537a
Pridmore 965
  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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