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Offline maudry

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Iran: Civic copper with lion and sun, Maqadas Mashad mint
« on: April 25, 2017, 11:03:08 PM »
I can read 12 possibly a 8 and a 7.
Size: 19mm
Weight: 3.75gr
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Re: Small civic copper with lion and sun
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2017, 10:01:12 AM »
Nice coin ! with a clear mintname : "Maqadas Mashhad " (Meshhed the sacred)
the date : "127x" could be 1270 AH if we consider the dot present in the loop of the "L" of falus.
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Re: Small civic copper with lion and sun
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2017, 07:01:59 PM »
Dear Saro, I think there is a " 4 ۴ " to the right of  of  " 12 ۱۲ ", so the date could be " 1247 ۱۲۴۷ ".

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