India (British) 2 Annas 1862 to 1901
These silver coins were minted in silver by the British for use in India from 1862 to 1901. Some title Victoria as 'Queen' others as 'Empress.' The catalogs quote unastounding values for these coins. Most you see are heavily worn.
Coin: 6595 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: RAJEEV PRASAD, Mon, 17-Jan-2011 15:50:16 GMT
Answered by: Chris, Wed, 02-Oct-2013 02:15:31 GMT
Reviewed by Chris - Appraisal OK, Wed, 02-Oct-2013 02:15:31 GMT
Requester description: 1890 On the obverse, Victoria Empress is written with an image of the Queen facing left,there is a beading along the border of the coin,on the reverse, -two annas india 1890 is written, with a leaf and floral border all round the border. The coin is smooth on the rim.
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