BRITISH INDIA, BOMBAY PRESIDENCY: Silver rupee in the name of Ahmad Shah Bahadur (1748-1754), Munbai, RY 2. UNLISTED + CHOICE!

World Coins - BRITISH INDIA, BOMBAY PRESIDENCY: Silver rupee in the name of Ahmad Shah Bahadur (1748-1754), Munbai, RY 2. UNLISTED + CHOICE!
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Obverse Legend, naming Ahmad Shah Bahadur, AH date off flan
Reverse Legend, including mint name Munbai, mintmark 5-petalled flower with stem and regnal year 3
Date RY 2 (= AH 1163 = 1750-51 CE)
Weight 11.53 gm.
Diameter 21 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference Pridmore ---, KM --- (see type 168, date unlisted)
Comments The Mughal style coinage was commenced in Bombay in 1717. The five-petalled flower with stem became the mintmark for Bombay in 1735, during the reign of Muhammad Shah, and was continued in the reigns of Ahmad Shah Bahadur and 'Alamgir II. This coin is a RARE type, year 2 is UNLISTED in Pridmore and KM, and the coin is in CHOICE condition.
Price SKU: M2920.8
US$ 125.00
  • € 116.59
  • £ 98.95
  • AUD 174.81
  • CHF 119.59
  • CAD 159.26

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