Skip to main content

1/4 Rupee: CM.IN.4409-R

An image of 1/4 Rupee

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Anonymous
Alamgir II (1754-59) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Arkat




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 13 mm
Image(width): 13 mm
Weight: 2.82 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


1754 - 1759

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IN.4409-R
Primary reference Number: 101630
Catalogue: 2469
Ordering: PS-2483
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "1/4 Rupee" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-06-03 15:52:25

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=1/4 Rupee |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-06-03 15:52:25|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="1/4 Rupee"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">1/4 Rupee</figcaption>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

1/2 Rupee

Accession Number: CM.206-2017

1/8 Rupee

Accession Number: CM.IN.1011-R

1/8 Rupee

Accession Number: CM.IN.4073-R

1/4 Rupee

Accession Number: CM.IN.970-R

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...