BHUTAN: Period III (c. 1840-1900) base Deb rupee. CHOICE!

World Coins - BHUTAN: "Period III" (c. 1840-1900) base "Deb" rupee. CHOICE!
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Obverse Three-line pro-forma legend: Sri Sri (Ha?) / rendra Na / rayana, letter Sa below the letter ndra, dot above it
Reverse Degenerate legend
Date c. 1840-1900
Weight 2.61 gm.
Diameter 19-20 mm.
Die axis 6 o'clock
Reference MNI 2429, KM 7
Comments The Bhutan coinage of this period was based on prototypes from Cooch-Behar, whose currency used to circulate in Bhutan just prior to this time. The Bhutan issues can be recognized by the extra letter sa that is added to the obverse legend.
Price SKU: mh21.08
US$ 12.00
  • € 10.09
  • £ 8.65
  • AUD 15.97
  • CHF 11.04
  • CAD 14.85

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