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2 1/2 Cash: CM.IN.4394-R

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Ruler: Anonymous
Mint: Madras (Inferred)




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 16 mm
Image(width): 16 mm
Weight: 1.24 g

Place(s) associated

  • Madras

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


Production date: AD 1807 : AD 1807


Coinage based on South Indian system - 2nd series -Copper Coinage, "Madras" Issues of 1807 (not current in the Northern Provinces)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IN.4394-R
Primary reference Number: 101615
Catalogue: 2447
Ordering: PS-2461
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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