1 Rupee, Issued by East India Company, India, 1840
A young head of the Queen facing left; around above, VICTORIA QUEEN.
At the centre within an olive wreath, ONE / RUPEE / a line in Persian script (Yek Rupiya; translation: One Rupee); around, EAST INDIA COMPANY 1840.
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Type of item
11.595 g (Weight)
Pridmore 42-52 KM#457
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1975. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 4, India. 1., Vol.2 p. 29 Pages
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.