List of Standard Coins - Changing Faces - Republic India Major Coin Design Changes

This article gives out the list of standard / Definitive that have over the period of time undergone design changes or changes in the Metal.
This is a good beginners theme to collect coins of shape and size and relatively very easy to complete.

Standard Coins of Republic India - Major Designs
Value
Technical parameters
Description

Minting
Date Discontinued
Dia
Mass
Composition
Shape
Reverse
Obverse
KM
First
Last
One Pice
21 mm
3.9 g
Bronze
Circular
Horse
Value

1950
1955
1957
Half Anna
17 mm
2.9 g
Cupronickel
Square
Bull / Zebu
Value

1950
1955
1957
One Anna
21 mm
3.9 g
Cupronickel
Scalloped
Bull / Zebu
Value

1950
1954
1957
Two Anna
22 mm
5.8 g
Cupronickel
Square
Bull / Zebu
Value

1950
1955
1957
1/4 Rupee
19 mm
2.9 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value

1950
1956
1957
1/2 Rupee
24 mm
5.8 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value

1950
1956
1957
1 Rupee
28 mm
11.6 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value

1950
1954
1957
1 Naya Paise
16 mm
1.5 g
Bronze
Circular
Emblem
Value
8
1957
1964

1 Naya Paise
16 mm
1.5 g
Nickel-Brass
Circular
Emblem
Value
8a
1962
1963

1 Paise
16 mm
1.5 g
Nickel-Brass
Circular
Emblem
Value, Word Naya Dropped
9
1964
1964

1 Paise
17 mm
0.75 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Square
Emblem
Value
9a
1965
1972
30-Jun-11
2 Naya Paise
18 mm
3 g
Cupronickel
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
11
1957
1963

2 Paise
18 mm
3 g
Cupronickel
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value, Word Naya Dropped
12
1964
1964

2 Paise
20 mm
1 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
13.1 to 13.6
1965
1979
30-Jun-11
3 Paise
19.5 mm
1.25 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Hexagon
Emblem
Value
14.1 to 14.2
1964
1971
30-Jun-11
5 Naya Paise
22 mm
4 g
Cupronickel
Square
Emblem
Value
16
1957
1963

5 Paise
22 mm
4 g
Cupronickel
Square
Emblem
Value, Word Naya Dropped
17
1964
1966

5 Paise
22 mm
1.5 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Square
Emblem
Value, Rupiya Ka Beeswa Bhag
18.1 to 18.6
1967
1971

5 Paise
22 mm
1.5 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Square
Emblem
Value, Paise on Sides
18.5 to 18.6
1972
1984

5 Paise
22 mm
1 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Square
Emblem
Value
23
1984
1994
30-Jun-11
10 Naya Paise
23 mm
5 g
Cupronickel
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
24.1 to 24.2
1957
1963

10 Paise
23 mm
5 g
Cupronickel
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
25
1964
1967

10 Paise
23 mm
4 g
Nickel-Brass
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
26.1 to 26.2
1968
1971

10 Paise
26 mm
2.3 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Twelve Scalloped
Emblem
Value
27.1 to 27.3
1971
1982

10 Paise
23 mm
2.3 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Eight Scalloped
Emblem
Value
39
1983
1993

10 Paise
16 mm
2 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Value
40.1 to 40.2
1988
1998
30-Jun-11
20 Paise
22 mm
4.5 g
Nickel-Brass
Circular
Emblem
Value and Lotus Flower
41
1968
1971

20 Paise
27 mm
2.2 g
Aluminium - Magnesium
Hexagon
Emblem
Value
44
1982
1994
30-Jun-11
25 Naya Paise
19 mm
2.5 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
47.1 to 47.2
1957
1963

25 paise
19 mm
2.5 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
48.1 to 48.4
1964
1968

25 paise
19 mm
2.5 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
49.1 to 49.7
1972
1990

25 paise
19 mm
2.83 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem, Value
Rhinoceros
54
1988
2002
30-Jun-11
50 Naya Paise
24 mm
5 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
55
1957
1963

50 paise
24 mm
5 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
58.1 to 58.2
1964
1971

50 paise
24 mm
5 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value, Space in Paise wider
61
1972
1973

50 paise
24 mm
5 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value, Space in Paise Narrow
63
1974
1983

50 paise
24 mm
5 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value, Wreath Surrounding
65
1984
1990

50 paise
22 mm
3.79 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem, Value
Parliament of India, map of India
69
1988
2007

50 paise
22 mm
3.79 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Value, Clenched Fist
374
2008
2010

50 paise
19 mm
2.83 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Floral Design, Value, Rupee Symbol
398
2011
Now

Rs. 1
28 mm
10 g
Nickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
75.1 to 75.2
1962
1970

Rs. 1
28 mm
8 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
78.1 to 78.3
1975
1982

Rs. 1
26 mm
6 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
79.1 to 79.5
1982
1991

Rs. 1
25 mm
4.85 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Value, wheat
92.1 to 92.2
1992
2004

Rs. 1
25 mm
4.85 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem, value
Cross with 2 Dots
322
2004
2006

Rs. 1
25 mm
4.85 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Value, Thumbs Up
331
2007
2010

Rs. 1
22 mm
3.79 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Floral Design, Value, Rupee Symbol
394
2011
Now

Rs. 2
28 mm
8 g
Cupronickel
Hendecagon
Emblem, Value
Flag and map of India
121.1,121.2
1990
1990

Rs. 2
26 mm
6 g
Cupronickel
Hendecagon
Emblem, Value
Flag and map of India
121.1 to 121.5
1992
2004

Rs. 2
27 mm
5.8 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem, Value
Cross with 2 Dots
326
2005
2007

Rs. 2
27 mm
5.62 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Value, 2 Fingers of hand
327
2007
2011

Rs. 2
25 mm
4.85 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Floral Design, Value, Rupee Symbol
395
2011
Now

Rs. 5
23 mm
9 g
Cupronickel
Circular
Emblem
Value
154.1 to 154.4
1992
2004

Rs. 5
23 mm
6 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem, Value
Cross with 2 Dots
390
2007
2007

Rs. 5
23 mm
6 g
Ferritic stainless steel
Circular
Emblem
Weavy Lines below Value
330
2007
2008

Rs. 5
23 mm
6 g
Nickel-Brass
Circular
Emblem
Value
373
2009
2010

Rs. 5
23 mm
6 g
Nickel-Brass
Circular
Emblem
Floral Design, Value, Rupee Symbol
399
2011
Now

Rs. 10
27 mm
7.71 g
BiMetallic
Circular
Emblem, value
Cross with 2 Dots
353
2005
2007

Rs. 10
27 mm
7.71 g
BiMetallic
Circular
Emblem
15 rays around value
363
2008
2010

Rs. 10
27 mm
7.71 g
BiMetallic
Circular
Emblem
10 rays around value
400
2011
Now









3 comments:

  1. You have listed the prices of Commerative Coins
    So where are the prices of Definitive Coin ??

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  2. Use the Excel in the download section

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  3. do you know any dealer with whom i can deal in normal price,as mentioned by you?

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