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50 Paise FAO

50 Paise (FAO) -  obverse50 Paise (FAO) -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country India
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1973
Value 50 Paise
0.5 INR = 0.0070 USD
Currency Rupee (decimalized, 1957-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5.0 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 62
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

FAO - Grow More Food

Obverse

Asoka lion pedestal, denomination below

Lettering:
भारत INDIA
पैसे 50 PAISE

Reverse

Inscription on shield within wheat ears

NOTE: Different mintmarks
♦ (small dot/diamond) = Mumbai
B (letter "B") = Mumbai Proof Issues
(no mintmark) = Calcutta

Lettering:
अधिक अन्न उगाओ GROW MORE FOOD
1973

Edge

Security edge (reeded)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1973  40,100,000 0.34 0.89 2.18 46% Calcutta Mint
1973 ♦ 28,720,000 0.85 0.89 0.89 0.86 0.86 64% Mumbai Mint
1973 B 11,000 3% Proof; Mumbai Mint

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