2 Paisa coin, issued by Nawab Muhammad Ismail of the Jaora Princely State, India.
Machine struck copper coinage struck at the Jaora mint in 1894 AD
At the centre, a flag; at left, the date 1310 (AH), at right a legend in Persian script; around above , a legend in Hindi; below, the date 1950 (VS).
At the centre, a legend in Persian script; around, H.H. THE NAWAB OF JAORA .1894. (AD)
The edge is plain.
The coin bears the date in three systems.
Donation from Eric Wodak, 24/1/1983
Type of item
12.98 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900., 631 Pages