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Egypt / Ottoman copper of Suleiman I / Valentine n2
« on: August 11, 2014, 10:36:14 PM »
Mamluk ?

4.3g 18mm
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Re: coin 3
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2014, 12:44:40 AM »
Probably Ottoman Egypt. Struck at Misr!

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Re: coin 3
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2014, 02:32:03 AM »
Yes, I think it is Ottoman too. A very nice piece with the mosque lamp on the reverse (turn the reverse 90 degrees clockwise).

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Re: coin 3
« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2014, 08:53:10 AM »
Yes :  Egypt / Ottoman copper of Suleiman I / Valentine n2 p.31
legend : " 'az nasrah zarb Misr fi (sanat xxx) "
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Re: Egypt / Ottoman copper of Suleiman I / Valentine n2
« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2014, 09:50:58 PM »
Thanks all  :)
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Re: Egypt / Ottoman copper of Suleiman I / Valentine n2
« Reply #5 on: September 02, 2014, 09:37:53 PM »
Great piece!  :D