½ Anna - Victoria

½ Anna - Victoria -  obverse½ Anna - Victoria -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country India - British
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1862-1876
Value 2 Pice = 1/2 Anna = 1/32 Rupee (1/32)
Currency Rupee (1862-1947)
Composition Copper
Weight 12.7 g
Diameter 30.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 6462
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 468
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen Victoria left, divided English legend, toothed rim

Lettering: VICTORIA QUEEN

Engraver: William Wyon

William Wyon RA, was official chief engraver at the Royal Mint from 1828 until his death.

Reverse

Denomination and date within circle of beads, wreath surrounds, toothed rim

Lettering:
HALF
ANNA
INDIA
1862

Edge

Plain edge

A few have been reported with cut marks(see image), they are very rare and may have been added post mint

½ Anna - Victoria -  obverse

© ZacUK

Comments

- To identify mint, measure the coin
 Bombay: 30.5mm
 Calcutta: 31.3mm
 Madras: 30.7mm

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1862  4 802 496 0.30 4.64 7.12 43% Bombay
1862  7 235 886 5.48 4.22 35% Calcutta
1862  0.9% Calcutta; Proof
1862  66 514 560 2.37 4.28 9.88 22% Madras
1875  1 145 600 3% Calcutta
1875  0.4% Calcutta; Proof
1876  2 291 200 7% Calcutta

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