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Offline capnbirdseye

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Iran ,Falus with recumbent Lion
« on: January 03, 2017, 03:54:19 PM »
Not a very good example, date appears to read as AH 1273 which would be Nasir al-Din Shah

Type is shown in Valentine  p.152   'falus mumalik Iran   rude milled edge

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Re: Iran ,Falus with recumbent Lion
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2017, 05:35:08 PM »
I didn't see your coin before posting mine...
Your coin seems to be of the same type as the one posted by aws dated 1271 :

These popular coins are very attractive and seems to have been in use for a long time; It is quite easy today to find gold or silver coins in XF grade but I have never seen these humble copper coins in mint state...
« Last Edit: January 05, 2017, 03:02:07 PM by saro »
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