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India : Princely States - Chhatarpur
Shah Alam II
Silver Rupee 11g
Circa 1768-69 AD
Condition: Good / Very Fine
Chhatarpur in Bundelkhand was founded about 1785 by a Ponwar Rajput.
In 1806 the state accepted a mandate (sanad) from the British and acquiesced to East India Company protection.
Sixteen years later in 1822 Chhatarpur came under direct British control.
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