₹ | Rupee - Trophy & Medallion
The Shining Indian Rupee Symbol - ₹ - Trophy & Medallion is a tribute to the currency of the glorious past, present & future. The design resembles both the Devanagari letter "₹" (ra) and the Latin capital letter "R", with a double horizontal line at the top. An ideal emblem of India’s present and future economy – for the tables of every official of India’s Banks, Corporate Finance Managers, CEOs and CFOs! And for every proud Indian citizen!
Features of ₹ Indian Rupee Symbol Trophy & Medallion:
The ₹ Symbol- Made in Solid Brass
The Base - Made in Beech Wood - A Solid Tetrahedron section holding the ₹ symbol aloft, on top of the world. The base is etched with following designs.
Face 1: Logo of Reserve Bank of India, the official issuers of the modern ₹! India’s Central Bank and custodians of India’s currency
Face 2: The Mauryan Rupyakam - from the 6th century that defined the contours of money in the sub-continent from the times of Chandragupta Maurya, Chanakya & the Arthashastra
Face 3: The Unified Payment Interface (UPI) a pioneering interface in the world that leapfrogged India into the leaders of Digital Currency and Fintech Startups
‘Rupee’ comes from the Sanskrit word Rupyakam which means a silver coin. The history of the Indian rupee dates back to the 5th Century BC.
The modern Indian Rupee sign came into existence on 15 July 2010, designed by Udaya Kumar, a designer from IIT Bombay. The new symbol is an amalgamation of Devanagari –‘Ra’ and the Roman ‘R’ without the stem. The 2 horizontal lines and space in between represent the Indian Flag and the two horizontal lines denote Equality!
Indic Inspirations is proud to present an ode to the ₹ | Rupee! A currency of the Past, Present & Future. Rendered in Iron with a plating of Brass-Gold, by artisans in Moradabad, standing tall on the pedestal of the world. A currency that represents a glorious past of the riches of the world with India as the Scientific, Luxury & Spiritual Capital of the World. From 6th Century BC to the current age. All set to regain its past glory with rapid strides around the world. Now a pioneer of digital money and Unified Payment Interface with every citizen carrying it on their phones on one of the world’s largest mobile data networks!