|Denomination / Currency||Years Minted||Fineness||Gross Weight (g)||ASW (g)||ASW (oz t)||Melt Value|
|25 Cents||1939- 1944||.500||2.92||1.46||.0469||$1.21|
Seychelles is a small island nation off the eastern shore of Africa in the Indian Ocean. Silver rupee coins were introduced in 1939. Three denominations were minted from .500 fine silver. The 1 rupee and 1/2 rupee coins were minted only a single year in 1939. The 25 cents denomination was minted from 1939 until 1944.