Copper 1 Paisa coin issued in the Awadh Princely State, India
Struck in the period 1173-1221 AH (1759-1806) probably at the Lucknow mint.
Small part of Persian legend with back section of stylized fish
Small part of Persian legend
"Native piassa imitating those of Banares, struck in the province of Oudh and possibly at the Lakhnau mint" Valentine, p. 114
Donation from Eric Wodak, 1982
Type of item
15 mm (Length), 19 mm (Width), 11.66 g (Weight)
Valentine, part I, nos. 182-189 cf. KM#A99
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2006. Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900.
[Book] Valentine, William H. 1914. Copper Coins of India. I., 114-115 Pages