Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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coin
  • India
  • coin, 1950
  • Where object was made: India
  • Object Diameter: 1.9 cm
    Object Diameter: 3/4 in
  • Gift of Allison Chandler
  • Not on display
  • 1950.0081.a
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Description

Recto: Coin with small scalloped design and image of three lions. Two are set in profile and one looking straight foreword. They stand on a podium that has animal designs at CL and CR and wheel shaped object at center. Text surrounds image. Star at BC.

Verso: Image of corn at CR and CL. Fraction 1/4 at center. Text at top and the word Rupee and year 1950 at BC.