5 Kori - Victoria [Khengarji III]

Features

Issuer Princely state of Kutch (Indian princely states)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1938-1943 (1881-1886)
Calendar Vikram Samvat
Value 5 Kori (5 INK)
Currency Kori (1586-1947)
Composition Silver (.937)
Weight 13.83 g
Diameter 31.65 mm
Thickness 2.54 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
43539
References Y# 37.4
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

Trident, crescent & dagger
Within circle, legend in Devanagari:
Kori Paanch
[VS date]

Script: Devanagari

Lettering:
कोरी पांच
१९३९

Outside circle:
महाराजा धिराज मिरजा महाराउ श्री खेंगारजी बहादुर कच्छ भुज

Translation:
Within circle:
Kori Five
1939

Outside circle:
"Maharaja Dhiraaj" - understood simply to mean "ruler" or "king" in spite of its literal translation as "great king". The first element in this word, mahā- means "great,"
"Mirza" - is an islamic title, normally refers to a prince
"Maharau" - The rulers of Jadeja dynasty of Kutch, used to be called Maharao
"Shri" - a title of respect used before the name of a man, a god, or a sacred book
"Khengarji" - name of the ruler
"Bahadur" - brave
"Kutch Bhuj" - name of the kingdom

Reverse

Script: Arabic

Lettering: ۱۸۸۲

Translation: 1882

Edge

Milled

Lettering: Plain with edge lettering Lettering: * KUTCH * कच्छ * BHUJ ** भुज **

Translation: Kutch, Bhuj in English and Nagari separated by asterisks

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1938 (1881)  37% १૯३८//۱۸۸۱
1938 (1882)  Photo 20% १૯३८//۱۸۸۲
1939 (1882)  39% १૯३૯//۱۸۸۲
1939 (1883)  24% १૯३૯//۱۸۸٣
1940 (1883)  17% १૯४०//۱۸۸٣
1939 (1884)  7% १૯३૯//۱۸۸۴; Error date
1940 (1884)  13% १૯४०//۱۸۸۴
1941 (1884)  24% १૯४१//۱۸۸۴
1941 (1885)  7% १૯४१//۱۸۸۵
1942 (1885)  0% १૯४२//۱۸۸۵
1943 (1886)  4% १૯४३//۱۸۸٦

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Kori - Victoria [Khengarji III]Picture 1 of a sold 5 Kori - Victoria [Khengarji III]
Río de la Plata
RPN Subasta Online #16 Session 4
Lot 2248
Internet Archive
Dec 15, 2023 1938 (1882) – १૯३८//۱۸۸۲ XF USD 40.00
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Kori - Victoria [Khengarji III]
Katz
Auction 120
Lot 178
Internet Archive
Apr 13, 2024 Undetermined XF USD 35.17
(EUR 33.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
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