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2 Annas - George V

2 Annas - George V -  obverse 2 Annas - George V -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country India - British
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1918-1936
Value 2 Annas = 1/8 Rupee (1/8 INR)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5.7 g
Diameter 25.3 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Quadrangular
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized yes
References KM# 516
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Crowned bust of King George V, left, English legend within circle, date outside

Lettering:
GEORGE V KING EMPEROR
19 18
INDIA

Engraver: Edgar Bertram Mackennal

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO, usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V. Signature: "BM".

Reverse

Denomination in English within square, "Two annas" in 4 languages Urdu, Bengali, Nagari and Telugu outside

Lettering:
دو آن
दो आना দুই মানা
2
ANNAS
రెండు అణాలు

Translation: Two Annas

Edge

Plain

Comments

- Mint marks
 Bombay, bead at bottom of reverse
 Calcutta no mint mark

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1918  53,412,000 1.16 0.70 2.22 5.89 6.65 Calcutta
1918 • 9,190,658 Bombay
1919  89,040,000 1.56 Calcutta
1920  13,520,000 Calcutta
1923  7,656,000 Calcutta
1923 • 6,431,000 Bombay
1924  8,384,000 Calcutta
1924 • 4,818,467 Bombay
1925  10,848,000 Calcutta
1925 • 8,348,400 Bombay
1926  8,352,000 Calcutta
1926 • 2,927,448 Bombay
1927  6,424,000 Calcutta
1927 • 4,835,400 Bombay
1928  7,352,000 Calcutta
1928 • 4,876,000 Bombay
1929  13,408,000 Calcutta
1930  8,888,000 Calcutta
1930  Proof, Calcutta
1930 • Bombay
1933  4,300,000 Calcutta
1934  7,016,000 Calcutta
1935  12,344,200 Calcutta
1935 • 21,016,608 5.20 Bombay
1936 • 36,295,234 2.22 1.66 Bombay

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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