2 Annas, Issued by India, 1841 (frozen date)
East India Company Uniform Coinage, Type II
Minted by Calcutta Mint
Head of the queen facing left; around at left and right, VICTORIA QUEEN; incuse S and relief W.W on neck truncation
At the centre within a laurel wreath, TWO / ANNAS / Persian legend (do ana; translation: two annas); around, EAST INDIA COMPANY 1841
Donation from Mr John P. Sharples - Museum Victoria, 25/3/1996
Type of item
1.49 g (Weight)
Pridmore 125 KM#460
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1980. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 4, India. 2.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.