|Issuer||Kingdom of Travancore (Hindu Dynasties)|
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||1 Chuckram (1⁄28)|
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Crescent with diamond above and two curved lines and ten pellets below (some off flan) . The curved lines and pellets are a depiction of 'Vishnupaadam' (feet of Lord Vishnu, a God in Hinduism).
12 pellets (some off flan) above a crescent representing the Rasi or the 12 signs of the zodiac. Flowers/sprays below. Travancore was a major center of Black pepper exports from India and there are opinions that the flowers/sprays represent pepper vines. They are more likely lotus flowers associated with the Hindu Goddess Lakshmi
- Ruler: Ayilyam Thirunal Rani Gouri Lakshmi Bayi
Reign: AD 1810 - 1815 (ME 986-90)
Predecessor: Avittam Thirunal Balarama Varma
Successor: Uthrittathi Thirunal Rani Gouri Parvati Bayi
Born: 1791, Travancore
Died: 1815, Travancore
Consort: Raja Raja Varma Koil Thampuran of Changanassery
Full name: Her Highness, Sree Padmanabhasevini Vanchidharma Vardhini Raja Rajeshwari Maharani Ayilyom Thirunal Gowri Lakshmi Bayi Maharani Of Travancore
House: Venad Swaroopam
- Two types exist, KM# C8 without dot at center over leaf spray, & KM# 21 with dot over leaf spray (see image)
|ND (1811-1901)||$ 5.00||$ 5.00||$ 12|
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