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One of 15 Indian coins:: CM.340-1998

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One of 15 Indian coins:


Mint: Murshidabad
Ruler: Alamgir II (1754-59)




Mughals, Alamgir II (1754-1759), silver rupee, Murshidabad, -/Ahd, 11.62g.


History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Purchased (1998-06-08) by A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd


1754 - 1759

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 11.62 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.340-1998
Primary reference Number: 277776
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 8 December 2020 Updated: Monday 11 October 2021 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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