5 Kori - Edward VIII [Khengarji III]

5 Kori - Edward VIII [Khengarji III] -  obverse5 Kori - Edward VIII [Khengarji III] -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally


Country Princely state of Kutch
(India - Princely states)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1992-1993 (1936)
Calendar Vikram Samvat
Value 5 Kori (5 INK)
Currency Kori (1586-1947)
Composition Silver (.937)
Weight 13.87 g
Diameter 32.2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References Y# 67
Modern World Coins & Current Coins of the World
by Richard S. Yeoman
(Whitman Publishing)


Trident, Crescent, Dagger
Within circle, legend in Devnagari:"Kori Paanch/Kutch Bhuj/VS date
Outside circle in Devnagari:"Maharaja Dhiraj Mirza Maharao Shri Khengarji Sawai Bahadur" all within a circle of beads.

महाराजा धिराज मिरजां महाराउ श्री खेंगारजी सवाई बहादुर
कोरी पांच
कच्छ भुज

Translation: Kori Five/Kutch Bhuj/VS 1993


Legend in Urdu:"Edward VIII Kaisar Hind, Zarb Bhuj, AD date

ايدورد ٨
قيصر هند ضرب
بهوج ١٩٣٦

Translation: Edward VIII, Emperor of India, struck at Bhuj, AD 1936


Plain with edge lettering

Lettering: * KUTCH * कच्छ * BHUJ ** भुज **

5 Kori - Edward VIII [Khengarji III] -  obverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1992 (1936)  53%
1993 (1936)  60%

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