1/4 Rupee republic India coins are not very common in the current time. These coins were part anna system which was changed to a decimal system later in 1957. 1/4 Rupee Coin was in circulation from 1950 to 1956. Some earlier coins of republic India were made with nickel, these coins were also made from the same metal. Now if got some of these 1/4 Rupee coins and want to know what’s the value or price in the current time then you are in right place. Now let’s find out the value of these coins.
Design of 1/4 Rupee
Let’s Discuss some key features of these coins first.
Ashoka pillar can be seen at the obverse side of the coin, Government of India is also mentioned.
You can see “Chaar Anna”(चार अन्ना) written in Devanagari script on the top side. On the middle side, 1/4 Rupee is mentioned. The bottom of the coin has a minting year with the mintmark.
The coin is made with Nickel only with a weight of 2.73g. Edge of these coins are reeded and minted in Bombay and Calcutta mints.
Smiler posts – 5 Paise Coin Value 1972 to 1984
|Type of Coin||Standard circulation coin|
|Year of Launch||1950-1956|
|Face Value||1/4 Rupee चार आना|
1/4 Rupee Price List
These 4 anna or 1/4 Rupee coins are quite expensive only if you these in UNC condition. UNC coins price can go up to 300 to 400 Rupees. Check out the full price list below.
|1/4 Rupee Coin / Year||Fine to Extra fine||UNC|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1950 Bombay||₹25 to ₹80||₹140 to ₹150|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1950 Calcutta||₹25 to ₹80||₹150 to ₹200|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1951 Bombay, Calcutta||₹15 to ₹50||₹90 to ₹100|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1954 Calcutta||₹15 to ₹50||₹90 to ₹100|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1955 Bombay||₹30 to ₹150||₹280 to ₹300|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1955 Calcutta||₹15 to ₹50||₹110 to ₹310|
|1/4 Rupee Coin 1956 Calcutta||₹15 to ₹50||₹110 to ₹310|
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