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½ Anna

½ Anna -  obverse½ Anna -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country India
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1950-1955
Value 1/2 Anna (1/32)
Currency Rupee (1950-1957)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 2.916 g
Diameter 19.5 mm
Thickness 1.45 mm
Shape Square with rounded corners
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 06-30-2011
References KM# 2
  • 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.

Obverse

Asoka lion pedestal

Lettering: GOVERNMENT . OF . INDIA

Reverse

Zebu

NOTE: Different mintmarks
♦ (small dot/diamond) = Mumbai
(no mintmark) = Calcutta

Lettering:
HALF ANNA आधा आना
1954

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Exect wight of the coin is 45 grain~2.91595 gr.


A variation in 1950 date, see image
                                                                       

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1950  3,100,000 16% KM#2.1 (Calcutta Mint)
1950 ♦ 26,076,000 1.41 1.63 1.63 3.85 47% KM#2.1 (Mumbai Mint)
1950 ♦ 4% KM#2.1 (Mumbai Mint) Proof
1954  20,800,000 7.32 22% KM#2.2 (Calcutta Mint; larger date)
1954 ♦ 14,000,000 1.41 2.71 35% KM#2.2 (Mumbai Mint; larger date)
1954 ♦ 3% KM#2.2 (Mumbai Mint; larger date) Proof
1955 ♦ 22,488,000 1.47 3.42 24% KM#2.2 (Mumbai Mint; larger date)

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