1 Rupee - George V

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Country Mauritius
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1934
Value 1 Rupee (1.00 MUR)
Currency Rupee (1877-date)
Composition Silver (.916)
Weight 11.66 g
Diameter 30.0 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 17,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 17
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)


Crowned bust left.


Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.


The coat of arms of Mauritius

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Engraver: George Kruger Gray

George Kruger Gray was an English artist, best remembered for his designs of coinage and stained glass windows.


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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1934  1,500,000 32.83 63.87 95%
1934  5% Proof

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