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Image 554537.jpg , Product 554-537 / Price $99.95 , India Gold Fanam, circa 1799-1868 from Canadian Coin & Currency on TSC.ca's Coin department

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India Gold Fanam, circa 1799-1868
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This fascinating high-grade gold fanam coin was used in daily commerce in southern India more than 150 years ago. Gold fanams of the 17th to mid-19th centuries were struck in various different Indian states where traders preferred gold over silver. The strong buying power of gold necessitated...