RARE AND OLD COINS OF CEYLON (SRI LANKA), MALDIVES & INDIA
Coins of Sri Lanka from Mahavamsa period to Colonial Era: Of the ancient Mahavamsa kings only the coins of the following kings are extant. Parakrama Bahu (rare), Bahu II (rare), Nissanka Malla (rare), Codaganga (rare), Lilawati (relatively rare), Sahassa Malla (not rare), Dharmasoka (rare), Bhuvaneka Bahu (rare). An early background to the Ceylon currency of the Colonial Period is given by Anthony Bertolacci (1817) in his book A View of the Agricultural, Commercial, and Financial Interests of Ceylon (Book 1, Coin and Currency). Portuguese Ceylon currency or coins are extinct Dutch issued the first paper money for Ceylon in 1785. Prior to that silver stivers were used but uncommon First British stiver was coined in 1801 and continued until 1815.
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Ceylon, 1971 were the last coins to bear the Armorial Ensigns of Ceylon before the island turned Republic, 10 cents 1971
Ceylon, 1971 were the last coins to bear the Armorial Ensigns of Ceylon before the island turned Republic, 10 cents 1971
£6.00
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Ceylon George V 10 cents bronze 1944 VF
Ceylon George V 10 cents bronze 1944 VF
£7.00
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India Edward VII Quarter Anna bronze 1907 VF
India Edward VII Quarter Anna bronze 1907 VF
£8.00
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India King George VI 1/2 Anna 1943 VF
India King George VI 1/2 Anna 1943 VF
£8.00
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India, George V 1 Anna 1935 good
India, George V 1 Anna 1935 good
£8.00
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Ceylon King George V 5 cents 1912 VF mintage 4,000.000 Good scratches
Ceylon King George V 5 cents 1912 VF mintage 4,000.000 Good scratches
£8.00
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Ceylon, 2 cents & 10 cents, Nickel-Brass, 1944 First scalloped coins of Ceylon VF
Ceylon, 2 cents & 10 cents, Nickel-Brass, 1944 First scalloped coins of Ceylon VF
£9.00
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India King George V 1/12 Anna copper 1915 VF
India King George V 1/12 Anna copper 1915 VF
£9.00
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India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1907 Good grade
India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1907 Good grade
£9.00
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India, King George V 1 anna 1914 VF
India, King George V 1 anna 1914 VF
£10.00
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CEYLON VICTORIA 1/4 CENT COPPER 1890 GOOD GRADE
CEYLON VICTORIA 1/4 CENT COPPER 1890 GOOD GRADE
£10.00
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Sri Lanka, Cricket, World Cup, 1996, issued 1999, 5 rupees, bronze, fine
Sri Lanka, Cricket, World Cup, 1996, issued 1999, 5 rupees, bronze, fine
£10.00
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Ceylon, Sri Lanka, 1963, 1 Rupee, Nickel-brass, First coin to omit British monarch's portrait  and replace with The Armorial ensign of Ceylon UNC
Ceylon, Sri Lanka, 1963, 1 Rupee, Nickel-brass, First coin to omit British monarch's portrait and replace with The Armorial ensign of Ceylon UNC
£11.00
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Ceylon, George VI, 25 Cents, Nickel-brass, 1943, EF
Ceylon, George VI, 25 Cents, Nickel-brass, 1943, EF
£11.00
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Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
£12.00
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Ceylon  One Rupee 1957 First Commemorative coin in its 2500 year history, Buddha Jayanthi,  very fine,
Ceylon One Rupee 1957 First Commemorative coin in its 2500 year history, Buddha Jayanthi, very fine,
£12.00
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CEYLON KING GEORGE V 1910 10 CENTS COIN .800 SILVER 1.1 GRAMS 15 MM  VF
CEYLON KING GEORGE V 1910 10 CENTS COIN .800 SILVER 1.1 GRAMS 15 MM VF
£12.00
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KING GEORGE V CEYLON 1922 50 CENTS COIN .550 SILVER 23.3 MM DIAMETER, GOOD GRADE
KING GEORGE V CEYLON 1922 50 CENTS COIN .550 SILVER 23.3 MM DIAMETER, GOOD GRADE
£12.00
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Colonial British India George V 2 Two Annas Coin 1918  EF
Colonial British India George V 2 Two Annas Coin 1918 EF
£12.00
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Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 1/4 Quarter Cent, copper, 1901 mintage for the year 216,000
Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 1/4 Quarter Cent, copper, 1901 mintage for the year 216,000
£12.00
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India, King George VI, 1/2 anna 1944 UNC
India, King George VI, 1/2 anna 1944 UNC
£12.00
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