BHUTAN: Period III (c. 1840-1900) base Deb rupee, without added dot. SUPERB!

World Coins - BHUTAN: "Period III" (c. 1840-1900) base "Deb" rupee, without added dot. SUPERB!
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Obverse Three-line pro-forma legend: Sri Sri (Ha?) / rendra Na / rayana, letter Sa below the letter ndra, no dot above it
Reverse Degenerate legend
Date c. 1840-1900
Weight 3.73 gm.
Diameter 20 mm.
Die axis 6 o'clock
Reference MNI 2429, KM 7 var
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: mh21.10
US$ 20.00
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