BRITISH INDIA, BOMBAY PRESIDENCY: Silver rupee in the name of 'Alamgir II (1754-1759), Munbai, RY 2. SCARCE + CHOICE!

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Obverse Legend, naming 'Alamgir II
Reverse Legend, including mint name Mumbai, mintmark 5-petalled flower with stem and regnal year 2
Date RY 2 (= AH 1169-70 = 1755-56 CE)
Weight 11.54 gm.
Diameter 22 mm.
Die axis 10 o'clock
Reference Pridmore 68-69, KM 176
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 VERY SCARCE type and in CHOICE condition.
Price SKU: M2922.11
US$ 95.00
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  • CHF 87.08
  • CAD 128.73

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