India 1934(c) 1/4 anna
The quarter anna was 1/64th of a rupee and was the largest bronze denomination struck under the predecimal system. It was struck in large numbers throughout the Raj until 1942. The 1934 is common. The absence of a dot below the date marks this as a product of the Calcutta mint.
Recorded mintage: 80,506,000.
Specification: 4.72 g, bronze, 25.4 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 512.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Stevens, Paul, and Randy Weir, The Uniform Coinage of India, 1835 to 1947, A Catalogue and Pricelist, London, Spink & Son Ltd, 2012.