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India (British) 2 Annas and 1/4, 1/2, and 1 Rupee  1903 to 1910
India (British) 2 Annas and 1/4, 1/2, and 1 Rupee 1903 to 1910

Coins in the rupee series of King Edward look different than those of other British monarchs (Victoria, George) The reverse side is different. These coins carry catalog values as follows:

TWO ANNAS (15 mm diameter, 0.043 troy ounces silver)
worn: $2
average circulated: $4
well preserved (like our picture): $6
fully uncirculated: $15

1/4 RUPEE (20 mm diameter, 0.086 troy ounces silver)
worn: $3
average circulated: $5
well preserved (like our picture): $12
fully uncirculated: $30

1/2 RUPEE (24 mm diameter, 0.172 troy ounces silver)
worn: $5
average circulated: $10
well preserved (like our picture): $20
fully uncirculated: $60

1 RUPEE (30 mm diameter, 0.344 troy ounces silver)
worn: $10
average circulated: $15
well preserved (like our picture): $30
fully uncirculated: $60

Use our Important Terminology page to properly interpret the catalog values shown above.

Coin: 6596 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: RAJEEV PRASAD, Mon, 17-Jan-2011 16:01:58 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 27-Jul-2013 02:29:17 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Wed, 15-Jul-2015 12:36:31 GMT
Requester description: 1904 Easy to describe. On the obverse, 'Edward VII King and Emperor' is written with the effigy of the King without crown facing left.There is a beading on the border and the rim. On the reverse, there is a crown on top, two leaf and floral patterns on either side. Just above the bottom bud on the right side is a small dot on the stem probably indicating a Bombay mint coin.The words One Rupee India are written in English and also in Persian Below the persian inscription is the year of minting 1904.
Tags: india british britain 2 annas anna 1 4 rupee britaain uk brit brittan brittrex brittain england britian britt english britan britsh britanniarun brilt brittish ruppee rupees rupiye obverse edward vii king emperor effigy crown beading dot border two leaf floral flower bud stem bombay mint one persian iran year anverse eduardus edouard edwards edwardvs edwr dward edwardus edourdand kings rois konigreich konigin empereur imperaior emperer emperuer emporer emperur emperio emperado emperador empreradur eporor emperator crowned tiara crwon crpwn crowns tiarra crowning tiera beaded period beads pionts point periods dots points bead boarder moulding bordering bordered leafs leaves leave leaved leafed leafy leavs florets blossom fler fleurs lises leis lisse flur folwers stems trefoils lily orchid posy bouquet flowers fllower flour lilly fleur bloomed trefoil floret floer flowery lilys fluer fleures pedals ones persia iranian

  

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