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Offline shashivagale

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Sudanese coin of Abdullahi ibn Muhammad
« on: March 14, 2015, 10:31:00 AM »
dia-21 mm, thin,unidentified metal,
thugra on one side, arabic or persian on reverse
scan attached,
thanks,
shashi

Offline Manzikert

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Re: Sudanese coin of Abdullahi ibn Muhammad
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2015, 12:14:20 PM »
This is a coin of Abdullahi ibn Muhammad, 'The Khalifa', who ruled Sudan 1885-1898. Going by the size I would guess a 5 piastre but larger pictures and a weight will make it easier to identify.

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Re: Sudanese coin of Abdullahi ibn Muhammad
« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2015, 01:00:33 PM »
Many thanks,
shashi