This is a 1932 coin from the Princely State of Tonk. The Urdu inscriptions at various places read “Ek Paisa” “Riyasat Tonk” “George Pancham” “Kaiser-e-Hind” etc.

The coin was issued by Nawab Mohammad Saadat Ali Khan Sahab Bahadur whose name is also mentioned on the circumference.

An image of Nawab Saadat Ali Khan of Tonk

Tonk is also known as the Lucknow of Rajasthan. Nice building called Sunehri Kothi with artistic work (paintings and inlays) on the walls and roof.

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