Sailana 1908 1/4 anna
This specimen was lot 2329 in Stephen Album sale 27 (Santa Rosa, CA, January 2017), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "SAILANA: Edward VII, 1901-1910, ¼ anna, 1908. EF." This and a quarter anna for 1912 are the only issues from this state during the twentieth century. The last ruler, Dilip Singh Bahadur, abdicated in 1948.
Recorded mintage: 224,000 plus proofs.
Catalog reference: KM-15.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Album, Stephen, Joseph Lang, Paul Montz, Michael Barry and Norman Douglas Nicol, Auction 27, featuring the Dr. Paul Stevens Collection of Indian Coins, Part VI, Santa Rosa, CA: Stephen Album Rare Coins, Inc., 2016.