2 Annas, George V, 1917, Uncirculated/High Grade – tezbid

2 Annas, George V, 1917, Uncirculated/High Grade

  • Rs. 850.00

Silver 2 anna coins of British India, minted in the name of King George V. The obverse has a portrait of the King while the reverse carries the denomination and the year of mintage. These coins were produced in the Calcutta mint. 

The 2 anna was 1/8 of a rupee and the lowest value coin to be minted in silver. 1917 was the last time these coins were produced in silver - minting shifted to copper nickel after that year. 

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Weight: 1.46 grams (approx)
Diameter: 15.4 mm (approx)

These are high grade coins, taken out from a roll (26 coins). These have no wear and tear on them - such a grade is uncommon for lower value coins. 

Coins are part of a lot. Coins are all high grade but there will be minor variation between coins.