1 Rupee Cellular Jail Coin Price Value | Cellular Jail – Port Blair

1 Rupee Cellular Jail Coin Price Value | Cellular Jail – Port Blair | Cellular Jail 1997 coin price in India

Welcome once again to the city of coins (coinbazaar88.com), After knowing about all the important coins like Pice, Anna, Naya Paisa and the rupee now let us talk about the complete information of the 1 Rupee Coin of Cellular Jail – Port Blair Price value. In the previous post, we discussed complete information about the 1985 1 rupee ‘H mark’ coin If you have not seen that post yet then definitely see it.

1 Rupee Cellular Jail Coin Price Value

Cellular Jail 1997 Coin Overview

Face Value1 Rupee
Type of CoinCommemorative Coins
Year of Launch1997
MetalStainless Steel
ShapeRound
Weigh6.88 g
Diameter25 mm
Fine Condition Value₹100 – ₹50,000

All About 1 Rupee (एक रुपये) Cellular Jail Coin

Today through this post you will get complete information about One Rupee Cellular Jail Coin, which has become very rare and valuable in recent times. This coin was issued in the year 1997 on the occasion of the completion of 100 years of construction of this Cellular Jail located at Port Blair. This 127-year-old jail holds special significance in our country because, at the time of the country’s independence, many freedom fighters were sentenced to Kala Pani. Before moving on to details about the design, shape, size and current price value of Cellular Jail’s Rs 1 coins, let us know a little about Cellular Jail.

About Cellular Jail: Cellular Jail was a British colonial prison in Port Blair Island, also known as ‘Kala Pani’, located in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This prison was used by the colonial government of India to detain criminals and political prisoners. Many notable freedom fighters were imprisoned during India’s independence struggle, including Yogendra Shukla, Batukeshwar Dutt, Shadan Chandra Chatterjee, Sohan Singh, Vinayak Savarkar, Shiv Verma and Sudhanshu Dasgupta. The Cellular Jail was constructed between 1896 and 1906, and today the jail complex serves as a national memorial monument.

Design of 1 Rupee Cellular Jail Coin

Now comes the coin made of Stainless Steel, the shape of this old Cellular Jail coin of Rs 1 is Round, its weight is 6.88 grams and its diameter is 25 mm.

These Rs 1 coins have the Ashoka Pillar printed on one side, with “Satyamev Jayate” written below and India (भारत) and 1 Rupee (रुपये) written in Hindi and English on the sides of the Ashoka Pillar.

On the other side of the coin, there is an image of Cellular Jail in the center of the coin, surrounded by the words Cellular Jail and Port Blair in Hindi and English. The year of minting is 1997 inscribed on the bottom of the coin. Cellular Jail is located on Port Blair, an island in India.

Place of Cellular Jail Coins Minted

These 1 rupee Commemorative Coins were minted in all these Indian governments’ mints, Bombay, Hyderabad, Noida, and Calcutta (present-day Kolkata) mint. Mumbai Mint coins have a mint mark ⧫ (diamond/dot?B or M), Hyderabad Mint have a * (star) mint mark, Noida Mint coins have a mint mark °(small hollow dot) while Kolkata Mint coins have no mint mark.

Price Value of One Rupee Cellular Jail Coins

These coins, issued as commemorative coins, have increased in value as they are not in large quantities and despite being steel coins, their value is many times more than the original. If you have these Re 1 Cellular Jail Coins then you can get up to Rs 50,000 for one coin. The Cellular Jail 1997 coin’s price in India depends on their condition as well as the year and mint of their mint.

NOTE:- Among the Rs 1 Cellular Jail coins of 1997, the coins minted at the Noida Mint are the rarest and most valuable.

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FAQs – 1 Rupee Cellular Jail Coin Price Value

When was the Rs 1 cellular coin minted?

This coin was issued in the year 1997 on the occasion of the completion of 100 years of construction of this Cellular Jail located at Port Blair.

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