India 1907(c) rupee
This specimen was lot 22573 in Stack's Bowers ANA Auction (Denver, CO, August 2017), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "INDIA. Rupee, 1907-(c). PCGS MS-63+ Secure Holder. Attractive crescent toning at the 6 o'clock position with soft satin luster." The rupees of Edward VII were struck 1903-10 and most dates are common. Proofs are rare. The Bombay mint contributed another 170,912,000.
Recorded mintage: 81,338,000.
Specification: 11.66 g, .917 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-508; SW-7.35; Prid-193.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Stevens, Paul, and Randy Weir, The Uniform Coinage of India, 1835 to 1947, A Catalogue and Pricelist, London, Spink & Son Ltd, 2012.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2017 Denver ANA Auction: Ancients, Selections from The Richard Stuart Collection & World Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.