1/4 Rupee, East India Company, Alamgir II, 1172 – tezbid

1/4 Rupee, East India Company, Alamgir II, 1172

  • Rs. 1,200.00


Silver 1/4 Rupee coin minted in the name of Mughal Emperor Alamgir II, by the East India Company (Madras Presidency). These coins have a frozen date of 1172 (Islamic Calendar) on the obverse side. The reverse has the Regnal Year 6 and the mint mark of a rose. The coin says it was stuck at the Arcot mint, but these coins were minted in Calcutta. 

This is an EXTREMELY RARE coin, with a numista rarity score of 92. Read more about this coin here

Weight: 2.91 grams (approx)

Diameter: 17.2 mm (approx)

Coins are part of a lot. The coin you get may not be the coin in the picture, but will be a coin in similar condition.