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5 Kori - George VI [Khengarji III]


Country Princely state of Kutch
(India - Princely states)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1936-1941
Value 5 Kori (5 INK)
Currency Kori (1586-1947)
Composition Silver (.937)
Weight 13.87 g
Diameter 32.4 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References Y# 75
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins: 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA. ISBN 9780794820565.
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira Friedberg; 1988. Current Coins of the World (8th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Clifton, USA. ISBN 9780871848017.


A trident, open crescent, and dagger with the legend"Kori Paanch/Kutch Bhuj/VS date" in Devnagari inside the circle and the legend "Maharaja Dhiraj Mirza Maharao Shri Khengarji Sawai Bahadur" outside the circle in Devnagari, all within a circle of beads

कोरी पांच
कच्छ भुज
महाराजा धिराज मिरजा महाराउ श्री खेंगारजी सवाई बहादुर.

Five koris, Kutch Bhuj, 1994
Maharaja Shree Khengarji the brave


Within circle legend in Urdu:"George VI, kaisar Hind, zarb Bhuj, AD date"

Lettering: ۱۹۳۷

Translation: George VI, Emperor of India, struck at Bhuj, 1937


Plain with edge Lettering

Lettering: कच्छ ** भुज

Translation: Kutch ** Bhuj

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1936  24.07 27% VS 1993
1937  32% VS 1993
1937  11% VS 1994
1938  24% VS 1994
1938  11% VS 1995
1941  0% VS 1997
1941  8% VS 1998

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