Home | About Us | Contact Us

SIKH EMPIRE - AMRITSAR 01.21.04

Prev.  Next

The Mint at Amritsar issued parallel series of coins from VS1841, which carries the legend as on the seal of Banda Singh Bahadur
"Deg tegh o Fath Nusrat Be-Dirang; Yaft az Nanak Guru Gobind Singh"
This series was discontinued in VS1865 & restarted again in VS1895 with the reverse carrying a frozen VS1884. The Nanakshahi coins also continued with a frozen reverse date VS1885. These coins are fairly scarce than the issues with the Nanakshahi legend. For the purpose of differentiation of the legends, this series is called the Gobindshahi coins. The coins of series 01.21.04 carry the two digits of the actual date on the Obverse.


Sikh Empire - Amritsar Mint Rupee VS1895
Type : 01.21.04

(O) : Gobindshahi legend; VS(18)95
(R) : VS1884;

Sikh Empire - Amritsar Mint Rupee VS1896
Type : 01.21.04

(O) : Gobindshahi legend; VS(18)96
(R) : VS1884;

Sikh Empire - Amritsar Mint Rupee VS1897
Type : 01.21.04

(O) : Gobindshahi legend; VS(18)97
(R) : VS1884;

Sikh Empire - Amritsar Mint Rupee VS1898
Type : 01.21.04

(O) : Gobindshahi legend; VS(18)98
(R) : VS1884;

Sikh Empire - Amritsar Mint Rupee VS1899
Type : 01.21.04

(O) : Gobindshahi legend; VS(18)99
(R) : VS1884;

Copyright www.numis.in 2006. All rights reserved.