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Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« on: May 20, 2012, 03:37:22 PM »
looks like part of the word Muhammad &  some kind of grid pattern on the rev

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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2012, 03:54:06 PM »
Incidentally i have a similar (at least), waiting to be photographed and identified.

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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2012, 04:19:23 PM »
Incidentally i have a similar (at least), waiting to be photographed and identified.

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I'm thinking North Africa rather than India for this coin
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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2012, 05:19:19 PM »
Probably a province of the former Ottoman empire, i think.

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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #4 on: May 20, 2012, 05:44:54 PM »
I've found something similar with the grid pattern an Egyptian coin
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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2012, 09:00:04 PM »
Compare Valentine page 30, nos. 11-15, attributed to Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I.

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Re: Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I
« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2012, 09:28:40 PM »
Compare Valentine page 30, nos. 11-15, attributed to Egypt, Muhammad III - Ahmad I.

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Probably number 15 which is the same as KM#9 above, no date visible makes it difficult to be sure

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