Dynasty / Name of State : Bikaner

Ruler / Authority : Surat Singh

Denomination : Rupee

Metal : Silver

Shape : Round or Irregular

Weight : 10.70-11.60

Minting Technique : Die Struck

Issued Year : 1217

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History of Surat Singh
The second largest state in Rajputana, Bikaner (Bikanir) was earlier known as Jangladesh. Founded in the 15th century, it became a part of British Raj in 1818 and persisted until India’s Independence in 1947.

Bikaner (Bikanir) State was founded by Bika, the sixth son of Rao Jodha who was the chief of Marwar. He was born in 1439 and at the age of twenty six accompanied his uncle Kandhal and his brother Bida to conquer Bikanir. The terr...

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