A Collection of Rupees of British India

Date of Auction: 14th October 2020

Sold for £750

Estimate: £600 - £800

India, EIC: Uniform Coinage, William IV, Rupee, 1835, type C/I var, Calcutta, f incuse on truncation, no extra berry on rev. (SW –; Prid. 34). About as struck, attractively toned, rare in this quality [slabbed NGC MS 64] £600-£800

Footnote

Provenance: Bt Northeast Numismatics October 2006.

Although this variety without the extra berry is not listed in SW, most F incuse specimens examined by the cataloguer are in fact identical to the present coin