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    Rs 1000/- Coin Launched by RBI

    Rs 1000/- Coin Launched by RBI

    Please be careful in Handling it!!

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    Source:A Rs 1,000 coin to celebrate 1,000 years of Thanjavur big temple - Times Of India

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    This IS the special side, right?




    P.S: A five rupees coin also has the same image! May be for the 'aam aadhmi' to preserve!!



    Source: Google images
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    That's why i cautioned in my OP about handling this coin!!
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    Do you think guys are so dumb not to see the size of the coin, P J Sir?
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    1000 Rupee coin

    33 grams, 44 mm in diameter, made of Silver (80%) Copper(20%) alloy

    5 Rupee Coin

    6grams ,23mm in diameter , made of Nickel Brass (Copper 75% Zinc 20% Nickel 5%)

    Source: Technology and Numismatics: India's First 1000 Rupee Coin!!
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    What no gold?

    In any case this coin is not for circulation, it is only a commemorative coin. Just like the silver US dollar.
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