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2 Rupees FAO

2 Rupees (FAO) -  obverse2 Rupees (FAO) -  reverse

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Features

Country India
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1993
Value 2 Rupees
2 INR = 0.028 USD
Currency Rupee (decimalized, 1957-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 6.0 g
Diameter 26.5 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Hendecagonal (11-sided)
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 125
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

FAO - World Food Day - Bio Diversity

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

Lettering:
भारत INDIA
सत्यमेव जयते
रुपया 2 RUPEES

Reverse

NOTE: Different mintmarks
♦ (small dot/diamond) = Mumbai
* (five-pointed star) = Hyderabad
No mint mark = Kolkata

Lettering:
जैविक विविधता BIO DIVERSITY
FAO
विश्व खाद्य दिवस 1993 WORLD FOOD DAY

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1993 * 0.64 35% KM#125.2 (Hyderabad Mint; Type A)
1993 ♦ 0.95 1.08 0.89 82% KM#125.1 (Mumbai Mint; Type B)

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