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ONE CHUCKRAM- SREE MOOLAM THIRUNAL RAMA VARMA

This coin made of copper was in use during the reign of Sree Moolam Thirunal Rama Varma (1885 – 1924 CE). Obverse: Conch shell inside a circle which is flanked by leaves and all those images are surrounded by a circle of dots. Reverse: In the reverse part within a circle of dots, symbol ‘RV’ is depicted that stands for Rama Varma. Outside the circle it is written “ONE CHUCKRAM” both in English and Malayalam.
Acc No: 5397, 5398