Half Pice, East India Company, 1853 – tezbid

Half Pice, East India Company, 1853

  • Rs. 600.00

Copper Half Pice or half paisa coin minted in British India, bearing the name of the East India Company. These coins were minted in a single date - 1853. The obverse features the coat of arms of the East India Company - two lions holding up a shield with a third lion atop. The shield bears the cross of St. George. 

These coins are rarer compared to other copper coins of the period. 

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Weight: 3.23 grams
Size: 21 mm

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. These coins are 175 years old and will have some wear. Price is per coin.