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Offline Overlord

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Morocco? Silver
« on: January 08, 2009, 06:54:00 AM »
Found this curious-looking "unidentified" coin at eBay. Any idea what this is?



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Unidentified Islamic Silver.
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2009, 12:10:21 AM »
Amit,
  It could be an Islamic Caliphate silver 1 Dirham.As to when it was struck,I have no idea.

Aidan.

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Re: Unidentified Islamic Silver
« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2010, 04:33:37 AM »
If only we had this coin in hand!
The flower design looks Moroccan:  see Km 90.1
The obverse looks like a 17th or early 18th century coin from Morocco.
I'll move it accordingly and re label it.
richie