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Ashrafi: CM.YG.108-R

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Issuer: East India Company (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Madras (Inferred)



Measurements and weight

Image(height): 28 mm
Image(width): 28 mm
Weight: 11.66 g

Place(s) associated

  • Madras

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.


Production date: inferred AD 1819 : AD (1819)


Coinage based on North Indian standards - Gold coinage

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Milled (metal)

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.108-R
Primary reference Number: 102681
Catalogue: 2456
Ordering: PS-2470
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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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