|Issuer||India - British|
George VI (1936-1952)
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||1/4 Rupee (1/4)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
Crowned head of George VI facing left, English legend, toothed rim
Lettering: GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Within circle, date divides legend in English & Urdu (Chaar Aana). Outside circle, wreath made of roses, thistle, shamrock leaves and lotus flowers. All within a toothed border
Translation: Urdu: 4 annas (= 1/4 rupee)
- Mint marks
Bombay, bead below lower flower on reverse
Calcutta no mint mark
- This type has shorter fleur-de-lis in the crown (see image)
|1940||68 675 000||$ 3.12||$ 5.22||$ 5.39||$ 5.27||$ 6.75||50%||Calcutta|
|1940 •||28 947 000||$ 2.60||$ 4.57||$ 4.44||$ 3.98||60%||Bombay|
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