Fifteen gold Rupee of British India sold for INR 2,00,000

25 May 2018  Fri

An auction was held by the Classical Numismatic Gallery on 19th May 2018 at New Delhi. In this event, a gold coin of King George V was sold for INR 2, 00,000.

This gold coin is a very rare variety in this coinage. The obverse of this coin depicts crowned bust of King George V facing left with the legend ‘GEORGE V KING EMPEROR’ inscribed above it within the toothed border. The reverse of this coin depicts denomination and date in the centre with floral designs within the toothed border.

Image Courtesy: Classical Numismatic Gallery

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