Hello friends, today we will talk about the 5 Rs INDIRA GANDHI COIN. Do you also have such coin of 5 rupee in your collection? If yes, then this vlog is completely just for you, to know the complete information be with us till the end. Many of you people have heard on social media about this coin where the value of this coin is told in thousands & lakhs, here I will let you know the real value of this coin.
So, let’s start the vlog with brief information about this coin. 5 rupee commemorative coins have maximum variety of coins but it’s strange that 5 rupee denominations were the last to start as compared to other denominations. Smt. Indira Gandhi, first and only female Prime minister of India assassinated in the year 1984. To pay homage to Indira Gandhi in year 1985, Indian government launched India’s 1st 5 rupee commemorative coin. These were issued by Bombay and Hyderabad mint. These 5 Rupees coins were also launched in Proof Sets and UNC sets. Proof Coin sets contain 50 paise, 5 Rupees, 20 rupees, and 100 rupees coins. On the other side, UNC sets have 20 Rupees and 100 Rupees coins.
Now let’s talk about the speciality of this coin:
- This is not only India’s 1st 5 rupee commemorative coin but at the same time India’s 1st coin in 5 rupees Denomination.
- Largest in diameter and weight (The only other coin of same size is 5 rupees coin of Jawaharlal Nehru 1989).
Now let’s know the physical specification of this coin:
- Shape – circular
- Metal – Copper and Nickel
- Weight – 12.5 gms
- Diameter – 31 mm
- Edge – Security
- Rim – Plain Raised (Dotted Border)
Now have a look on price, the price of this coin is between Rs 30-50 rupees. These coins Mint around 5928800 so these coins don’t have that much value.
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