1 Amman Cash - Martanda Bhairava

1 Amman Cash - Martanda Bhairava - obverse1 Amman Cash - Martanda Bhairava - reverse

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Features

Issuer Princely state of Pudukkottai (India - Princely states)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1889-1934
Value Amman kasu (1⁄20)
Currency Rupee
Composition Copper
Weight 1.25 g
Diameter 11.5 mm
Thickness 1.55 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 15 August 1947
Number N# 26157
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 6,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Y# 1
Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins : 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, United States.
And 1 more volumes.

Obverse

Goddess Brihadhambaal (presiding Goddess of The Thondaimaan rulers of Pudukkottai) seated in posture.

Reverse

Telegu legend "vijaya"

Script: Telugu

Lettering:
విజ

Translation: Victory

Edge

Plain (smooth) edge

Mints

Heaton and Sons / The Mint Birmingham Limited, United Kingdom (1850-2003)
Kolkata / Calcutta / Murshidabad, India (1757-date)

Comments

The machine struck coins were minted at Birmingham and later by the Calcutta mint. These coins bear no date and no mintmark. So its almost impossible to deduce the year of mintage and the issuer.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1889-1934)  5 000 000 $ 3.00 $ 4.50 $ 8.10 $ 9.80

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