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
Modern World Coins & Current Coins of the World
by Richard S. Yeoman
(Whitman Publishing)


Trident, open crescent, dagger
Within circle in Devanagari:"Kori Paanch/Kutch Bhuj/VS date"
Outside circle legend in Devnagari:"Maharaja Dhiraj Mirza Maharao Shri Khengarji Sawai Bahadur" 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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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1936  22% (fr) VS 1993
1937  34% (fr) VS 1993
1937  13% (fr) VS 1994
1938  25% (fr) VS 1994
1938  13% (fr) VS 1995
1941  0% (fr) VS 1997
1941  9% (fr) VS 1998

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Catalog Princely state of Kutch 5 Kori - George VI [Khengarji III]