BRITISH INDIA, BOMBAY PRESIDENCY: Silver half rupee in the name of 'Alamgir II (1754-1759), Munbai, RY 5. SCARCE!

World Coins - BRITISH INDIA, BOMBAY PRESIDENCY: Silver half rupee in the name of 'Alamgir II (1754-1759), Munbai, RY 5. SCARCE!
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Obverse Legend
Reverse Legend, including mint name Munbai, mintmark 5-petalled flower with stem and regnal year 5
Date RY 5 (= AH 1172 = 1758-59 CE)
Weight 5.75 gm.
Diameter 17 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference Pridmore 72, KM 175
Comments
The Mughal style coinage was commenced in Bombay in 1717. The five-petalled flower with stem became the mintmark for Bombay in 1735. The half rupees are much scarcer than the full rupees. This coin is a SCARCE type and in nice condition.
Price SKU: M2921
US$ 75.00
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  • CHF 69.44
  • CAD 95.53

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