Indian Coins and Historical Medals (14 October 2020)

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Date of Auction: 14th October 2020


Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

India, EIC: Bengal Presidency, Proof Eighth-Mohur, in silver, in the name of Shah ‘Alam II, Murshidabad, 1183h, yr 10, 1.45g/6h (Stevens 2.44; Prid. 49). Lightly cleaned, otherwise good extremely fine, extremely rare £3,000-£4,000


Provenance: D. Fore Collection, Part II, Baldwin Auction 82, 31 May 2013, lot 893 (described as a Sixteenth-Mohur)