November 12, 2011 Leave a comment
Kashmir: A Brief History
State located in extreme northern India. Part of Afghanistan, Durrani Empire 1752-1819AD, under Sikhs of Punjab 1819-1846AD, locally ruled by Dogra Rajas thereafter.  SCWC 1801-1900
Reign: 1914 – 1942 VS (1857 – 1885 AD)
The coin pictured above is a is a Paisa from the era of Ranbir Singh of Kashmir.
Obverse: Persian legend.
Reverse: Gurmukhi legend.