⚠ Numista is currently facing intermittent slowness and outages due to a peak of traffic. We are working to fix the issue within 1 or 2 weeks. Thank you for your patience and your understanding.
Menu

1 Rupee

1 Rupee -  obverse1 Rupee -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country India
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1975-1982
Value 1 Rupee
1 INR = 0.014 USD
Currency Rupee (decimalized, 1957-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 8 g
Diameter 28 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 78
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Ashoka Lion capitol

NOTE: Different National Emblem Types
Type 1: Side lions toothless with 2 to 3 fur rows, short squat D in INDIA.
Type 2: Asoka lion pedestal more imposing. Side lions
with 3 or 4 fur rows, more elegant D in INDIA. The shape of the D in INDIA is the easiest way to distinguish this obverse.
TYPE 3: Similar to Type I but 2 teeth, 4 to 5 fur rows, smaller lion head.

Lettering: भारत INDIA

Reverse

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

Lettering:
रुपया 1 RUPEE
1976

Edge

Security

1 Rupee -  obverse

© ZacUK

Comments

- There are 4 lion types (see image)



Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1975  7% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Calcutta Mint)
1975  0.60 0.60 8% KM#78.2 (Type 2; Calcutta Mint)
1975 ♦ 98,850,000 0.40 18% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1975 ♦ 2% Re-engraved lion, Mumbai mint
1975 B 0.9% KM#78.1 (Proof; Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1976  0.34 0.65 1.26 25% KM#78.2 (Type 2; Calcutta Mint)
1976 ♦ 161,895,000 0.67 0.50 0.52 27% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1976 B 0.8% KM#78.1 (Proof; Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1977 ♦ 177,105,000 0.56 0.42 1.10 1.10 22% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1977 B 0.8% KM#78.1 (Proof; Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1978  0.54 10% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Calcutta Mint)
1978 ♦ 127,348,000 0.54 0.92 0.88 22% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1978 B 0.6% KM#78.1 (Proof; Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1979  5% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Calcutta Mint)
1979  6% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Calcutta Mint)
1979 ♦ 8% KM#78.1 (Type 1; Mumbai Mint)
1979 ♦ 0.35 0.45 0.74 10% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1979 B 0.7% KM#78.3 (Proof; Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1980  0.26 1.03 9% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Calcutta Mint)
1980 ♦ 84,768,000 0.15 0.13 0.13 17% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1980 B 0.6% KM#78.3 (Proof; Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1981  9% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Calcutta Mint)
1981 ♦ 82,458,000 0.38 0.58 0.58 0.58 26% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1981 B 0.7% KM#78.3 (Proof; Type 3; Mumbai Mint)
1982 ♦ 116,811,000 0.60 1.03 0.48 17% KM#78.3 (Type 3; Mumbai Mint)

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: maurilp04, rsmpaturi, kumarrahul, Anubhavshukla, Gerreke, V1rtuoso, dmghk, deandemos, joosan, AnSeTu017, Faizanakrami, sajukarayi, hindole, vksharma239, iamMG, yarik, josiah, LeahFox, Buschigel, mad, raghukk, jprrrr, Rapole Rammohan Rao, SF49ers, SAHAR1976, brijkalra, Flow33, ramg1978, Rayan, batz, tvhareesh, Bharath Kumar, Jojo54000, clinfoc, Supriyo Banerjee, fiou, rosemania, thrak, ilikespaghetti, Dieter Malina

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×66)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: India
Languages : English Telugu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×54)
Country: India
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×273)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: France
Languages : English German French Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×33)
Country: Australia
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×122)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×95)
Country: New Zealand
Languages : English Spanish Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×30)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi Kannada Urdu
Feedback: 3/53/53/53/53/5 (×12)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Bengali Hindi
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×168)
Country: Ukraine
Languages : English German Ukrainian
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×127)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×112)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi Telugu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×6)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×121)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Hungarian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×189)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: 4/54/54/54/54/5 (×4)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×28)
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×208)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : French English
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Hindi Tamil
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×3)
Country: India
Languages : English Tamil Telugu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×80)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English Bengali Hindi
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×84)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×85)
Country: Turkey
Languages : English Turkish
Feedback: none
Country: India
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×55)
Country: Austria
Languages : English German

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 7 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from India

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
Catalog India 1 Rupee