INDIA, Baroda, Malhar Rao (1870-75) AR rupee, Baroda mint, AH 1288

World Coins - INDIA, Baroda, Malhar Rao (1870-75) AR rupee, Baroda mint, AH 1288
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Obverse Legend
Reverse Remnants of Persian legend, scimitar at left, Devanagari maa gaa (for Malhar Rao), AH date 1288 below.
Date AH 1288 (= 1871-72 CE)
Weight 11.53 gm.
Diameter 21 mm.
Die axis 11 o'clock
Reference KM Y21
Comments It is interesting to see how the Persian legend on the reverse of Malhar Rao's coinage has been shunted aside; pride of place is given to the Nagari  letters identifying the king, the scimitar, and the AH date, which has migrated to the reverse.
Price SKU: mh14.24
US$ 15.00
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