Paliakate - VOC II-Kas
VOC two Kas copper coin issued by the Dutch Mint in Paliakate . They are found in Lanka.
|Scholten 1222b Codrington # ; Dutch India KM # 44|
Scholten lists three varieties of the 2-kas coin, with (a) linear (b) beaded and (c) linear and beaded circles.
Text edited from
* Ceylon Coins and Currency By H. W. Codrington. Colombo 1924
PULICAT Chapter X Dutch Page 137
* The Coins of the Dutch Overseas Territories-1601-1948 by C. Scholten, 1953, Amsterdam:
Jacques Schulman. Chapter X PULICAT page 133.
The coin image from ebay listing is displayed at 500 dpi. It was won on eBay Auction in 2004 January from a dealer in Netherlands.