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2 Rupees Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

2 Rupees (Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel) -  obverse2 Rupees (Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel) -  reverse

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Features

Country India
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Years 1995-1996
Value 2 Rupees
2 INR = 0.027 USD
Currency Rupee (decimalized, 1957-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 6.02 g
Diameter 25.9 mm
Thickness 1.55 mm
Shape Hendecagonal (11-sided)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 129
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Obverse

Ashoka Lion pedestal, denomination below

NOTE: varieties of Asoka Statue
Type A: Asoka Column 15mm tall, 5 fur rows on right lion, no lion whiskers
Type B: Asoka Column 14mm tall, 3 fur rows on right lion, 5 lion whiskers
Type C: Asoka Column 13mm tall, 4 fur rows on right lion
Type D: Asoka Column 13mm tall, 4 fur rows on right lion, recut chest on central lion
Type E: Asoka Column 13mm tall, no fur rows on right lion, 2 whiskers on central lion

Lettering:
भारत INDIA
सत्यमेव जयते
रुपये 2 RUPEES

Reverse

Bust of Sardar Patel facing 3/4 right

NOTE: Different mintmarks
♦ (small dot/diamond) = Mumbai
M (letter "M") = Mumbai Proof Issues
(no mintmark) = Calcutta
* (five-pointed star) = Hyderabad
° (circular dot) = Noida

Lettering:
सरदार वल्लभभाई पटेल SARDAR VALLABHBHAI PATEL
1996

Edge

Smooth

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1995 ♦ 8% KM#129.3 (Mumbai Mint; Type C)
1996  0.91 0.65 23% KM#129.1 (Calcutta Mint; Type A)
1996  0.74 1.14 30% KM#129.4 (Calcutta Mint; Type D)
1996 * 14% KM#129.3 (Hyderabad Mint; Type C)
1996 * 10% KM#129.5 (Hyderabad Mint; Type E)
1996 ° 10% KM#129.2 (Noida Mint; Type B)
1996 ♦ 0.79 26% KM#129.4 (Mumbai Mint; Type D)
1996 ♦ 1.44 21% KM#129.5 (Mumbai Mint; Type E)
1996 M 3% KM#129.3 (Proof; Mumbai Mint; Type C)

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