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1939 Indian State Jodhpur 1/4 Anna coin pendant Rajasthan Sun City Marwar region Blue City India Hindu Hindi British Raj New Delhi n002280

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Indian states and kingdoms (Jodhpur) 1/4 Anna ~ George VI [Umaid Singh] Vikram Samvat calendar FEATURING front lettering: "Date Umaid Singh ... Jodhpur" back lettering: Persian 6" below Daroga's mark - for George VI Umaid Singh (8 July 1903 – 9 June 1947), also spelled Umed Singh, was Maharaja of Jodhpur from 1918 to his death. The second son of Maharaja Sir Sardar Singh, he succeeded his elder brother Maharaja Sir Sumair Singh upon his death in 1918; in 1922 he served as the aide-de-camp to the Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII). Ruling under the regency of his granduncle until 1923, he was then formally invested as Maharaja by Lord Reading. During his reign, Sir Umaid Singh reformed and reorganised the Jodhpur State Forces and the judicial department, introduced a scheme for extending primary education, revised the land revenue settlement and established state pensions and a Provident Fund for state employees. Enjoying a distinguished military career, he died at his estate on Mount Abu on 9 June 1947. • quantity 1 • demonetized (no longer in circulation) polished Copper coin • diameter: 19 mm • weight: 3 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24" brass ball chain 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo} ***If you need a different length black cotton necklace message me***