Broad brush overview; single volume treatment of the life and times of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Following up on the previous post, here we have photos showing examples from the 1800s, early 1900s and a WWII era quarter for the KGVI head. The Indian rupee is a coin type with many varieties and if you're interested in those I can recommend chiefacoins.com – lots of photos and all the gory details! … Continue reading Rupees – British India 19th & 20th century
Photos of East India Co 1835 rupee used in early Australian currency (inc supporting research article reference)
CountryIndia - BritishQueenVictoria (1837-1901)TypeStandard circulation coinYears1862-1876Value1 Rupee (1)CurrencyRupee (1862-1947)CompositionSilver (.917)Weight11.66 gDiameter30.78 mmShapeRoundOrientationMedal alignment ↑↑DemonetizedYesReferencesKM# 473Table courtesy of numista.com