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½ rupee: CM.964-1963

An image of ½ rupee

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Ruler: Sher ‘Ali (1863-79)
Mint: Kabul



Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 230 degrees
Image(height): 20 mm
Image(width): 20 mm
Weight: 4.58 g

Place(s) associated

  • Kabul

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Botham, A.W.


1878 - 1879

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.964-1963
Primary reference Number: 106391
Catalogue: 2125
Othernumber: Botham 611
Ordering: IS-2090
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Monday 26 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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