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Feb 21 2018 01:44 EST

BRITISH INDIA KING GEORGE VI 1/4 RUPEE 1944 MINT{ LAHORE } SILVER COIN NR ABOUT UNC

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  • ¥3,469.39

Obverse

Crowned head of George VI facing left, English legend, toothed rim

Lettering: GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Reverse

Within circle, date divides legend in English & Urdu (Chaar Aana). Outside circle, wreath made of roses, thistle, shamrock leaves and lotus flowers. All within a toothed border.

Lettering:
1/4
RUPEE
INDIA
1945
چار آنہ

Translation: Urdu: 4 annas (= 1/4 rupee)

Edge

Security

¼ Rupee - George VI

© ZacUK

Comments

– NOTE: During 1943 the edge changed from reeded (KM# 546) to security edge
– An example of the large ‘5’ in the date is shown in the image of the reverse at the top of this page

– Mint marks, dot or diamond for Bombay, ‘L’ for Lahore is located below  lotus at the bottom of the reverse (see images below)
– Reverse B has a six-pointed flower in the center of the bottom lotus (see image below)


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