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.
Authentic Rare and Antique bronzes, religious figurines and ancient coins from Srilanka, India, South East Asia, and China from Anton Private Collection and presented for sale by Antiques InternationalReligious Statues & Sculptures | Antiques International | Buddha |Buddhism | Hinduism| coins| rare books| Sri Lanka
 



Sort Order :

Displaying 1 to 40 of 303 product(s)
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
View Detail
Ceylon George V 10 cents bronze 1944 VF
Ceylon George V 10 cents bronze 1944 VF
£7.00
View Detail
India Edward VII Quarter Anna bronze 1907 VF
India Edward VII Quarter Anna bronze 1907 VF
£8.00
View Detail
India King George VI 1/2 Anna 1943 VF
India King George VI 1/2 Anna 1943 VF
£8.00
View Detail
India, George V 1 Anna 1935 good
India, George V 1 Anna 1935 good
£8.00
View Detail
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
View Detail
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
View Detail
India King George V 1/12 Anna copper 1915 VF
India King George V 1/12 Anna copper 1915 VF
£9.00
View Detail
India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1907 Good grade
India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1907 Good grade
£9.00
View Detail
India, King George V 1 anna 1914 VF
India, King George V 1 anna 1914 VF
£10.00
View Detail
CEYLON VICTORIA 1/4 CENT COPPER 1890 GOOD GRADE
CEYLON VICTORIA 1/4 CENT COPPER 1890 GOOD GRADE
£10.00
View Detail
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
View Detail
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
View Detail
Ceylon, George VI, 25 Cents, Nickel-brass, 1943, EF
Ceylon, George VI, 25 Cents, Nickel-brass, 1943, EF
£11.00
View Detail
Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
£12.00
View Detail
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
View Detail
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
View Detail
Colonial British India George V 2 Two Annas Coin 1918  EF
Colonial British India George V 2 Two Annas Coin 1918 EF
£12.00
View Detail
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
View Detail
India, King George VI, 1/2 anna 1944 UNC
India, King George VI, 1/2 anna 1944 UNC
£12.00
View Detail
Ceylon, King George V, 50 Cents, Silver 1927 VF, mintage for year 500,000
Ceylon, King George V, 50 Cents, Silver 1927 VF, mintage for year 500,000
£12.00
View Detail
India, King George VI, Last Emperor of India, quarter rupee, 1947, very fine
India, King George VI, Last Emperor of India, quarter rupee, 1947, very fine
£13.00
View Detail
Ceylon, Queen Victoria 1 cent 1870 VF
Ceylon, Queen Victoria 1 cent 1870 VF
£14.00
View Detail
Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 5 cents, large 34 mm, copper 1892 VF
Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 5 cents, large 34 mm, copper 1892 VF
£14.00
View Detail
India King George  V 1935 2 Annas VF
India King George V 1935 2 Annas VF
£14.00
View Detail
India George V1 Anna copper-nickel 1935 EF
India George V1 Anna copper-nickel 1935 EF
£14.00
View Detail
Republic of India, One Pice, copper, Horse 1951
Republic of India, One Pice, copper, Horse 1951
£14.00
View Detail
Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
Ceylon : 5 cents 1909 Edward VII VF Mintage 2,000,000
£15.00
View Detail
India, George V 1 Anna 1917 VF
India, George V 1 Anna 1917 VF
£15.00
View Detail
Ceylon, Sri Lanka, 25 cents, 1920 silver EF
Ceylon, Sri Lanka, 25 cents, 1920 silver EF
£15.00
View Detail
India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1906 VF
India, King Edward VII, 1/4 Rupee, Silver, 1906 VF
£15.00
View Detail
Ceylon Queen Victoria 10 cents silver 1893 VF
Ceylon Queen Victoria 10 cents silver 1893 VF
£15.00
View Detail
Ceylon King George V 10 cents silver VF 1920
Ceylon King George V 10 cents silver VF 1920
£16.00
View Detail
Ceylon, King Edward VII, 10 cents, 1902 VF coinage in the year 1,000,000
Ceylon, King Edward VII, 10 cents, 1902 VF coinage in the year 1,000,000
£16.00
View Detail
Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 1/4 cent, copper, 1901 VF mintage for year 216,000
Ceylon, Queen Victoria, 1/4 cent, copper, 1901 VF mintage for year 216,000
£16.00
View Detail
Ceylon 50 Cents 1919 George V mintage for year 750,000 VF
Ceylon 50 Cents 1919 George V mintage for year 750,000 VF
£16.00
View Detail
Republic of Maldives, 1 Rufiyaa, 1414-1416 (1996) uncirculated, mint
Republic of Maldives, 1 Rufiyaa, 1414-1416 (1996) uncirculated, mint
£16.00
View Detail
India, First Series of Coins following Independence, Republic of India 1/4 Rupee 1950
India, First Series of Coins following Independence, Republic of India 1/4 Rupee 1950
£16.00
View Detail
India, King George V, Half Rupee, silver 1916 fine
India, King George V, Half Rupee, silver 1916 fine
£16.00
View Detail
George V, King Emperor India, 1/12 Anna Copper coin 1917 VF
George V, King Emperor India, 1/12 Anna Copper coin 1917 VF
£16.00
View Detail
Displaying 1 to 40 of 303 product(s)