Lot 143 – Nepal, Shah Dynasty SE 1698 (1776). Pratap Simha: (Au) Presentation issue two rupees. NGC graded UNC Details

Lot 143 – Nepal, Shah Dynasty SE 1698 (1776). Pratap Simha: (Au) Presentation issue two rupees. NGC graded UNC Details
Asia & Australasia ยป Nepal
Price realised
3’600 CHF
Estimate
4’000 – 6’000 CHF
Auction date
Sat 17 Oct 2020 at 13:30 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

Nepal, Shah Dynasty SE 1698 (1776). Pratap Simha: (Au) Presentation issue of two Rupees struck in gold in the name of Queen Rajendra Lakshmi (KM 488; Fr-1): A small punch mark on the obverse, but otherwise in near uncirculated condition. One of the rarest and most elusive coins of Nepal; very few specimens sold in the last decades. From the collection of Dr Lawrence Adams.

23.02 gr

NGC Certification : 4770504-005/NGC Details

Catalogue reference: NGC UNC Details
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