India 1901(c) 1/4 anna
This type was struck at Calcutta 1877-1901 and at Bombay 1877-89 and is common. The denomination was reduced in weight to 4.83 g in 1906.
Recorded mintage: 136,091,000 plus a few proofs.
Specification: 6.4 g, copper.
Catalog reference: KM 486.
- 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.