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½ rupee: CM.IN.4659-R

An image of ½ rupee

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Maker(s)

Ruler: Anonymous
Shah Alam II (1761-1805) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Farrukhabad

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Notes

History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23 mm
Image(width): 23 mm
Weight: 5.81 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)

Dating

1759 - 1806

Note

(Calcutta, 1831-1833)

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IN.4659-R
Primary reference Number: 101886
Catalogue: 2850
Ordering: PS-2864
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "½ rupee" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/101886 Accessed: 2023-09-23 09:44:51

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