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Offline maudry

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Ilkans, Abu Sa段d, 734-736 AH, AR Dirham, mint?
« on: August 20, 2018, 10:15:49 PM »
Hi,
I still have many of these coins and don't manage to put a ruler or mint on them.  ???

Size: 19X22mm
Weight: 1.46gr
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Re: Ilkans, small silver coin
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2018, 09:03:26 AM »
Dear maudry, please note that your coin details is as follows:
Ilkhan Mongols of Persia, Abu Sa段d, 729 AH, AR Dirham, mint? (716-736 AH / 1316-1335 AD)
Weight 1.44 gm
Diameter 19-22 mm
Metal Silver
Obverse (Second photo): Center:
 السلطان الأعظم أبو سعيد بهادر خلد الله ملكه, Great Sultan Abu Sa段d Bahadur Khan may God perpetuate his kingdom.
Margin: Four segments, top is missing, start left side anticlockwise " عشرين Twnenty ", " سبعمائه Seven Hundred ", " not clear ?". The date should be 729 AH.
Reverse (First photo): Center: لا اله الا الله محمد رسول الله , 鏑a Ilah Ila Allah, Muhammad Rasul Allah; meaning: No God but God, Muhammad is the messenger of God.
Margin in four segments from top clockwise أبو بكر\عمر\عثمان\علي, Abu Bakr, Umar, Uthman & Ali 典he Four Rightly Guided Caliphs in Islam.
Judging by the weight of the Dirham 1.44 gm, the date should be 729 AH. The mint is not visible.

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Re: Ilkans, Abu Sa段d, 734-736 AH, AR Dirham, mint?
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2018, 10:07:09 PM »
Thank you again Maythem for these high quality identifications.

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Re: Ilkans, Abu Sa段d, 734-736 AH, AR Dirham, mint?
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2018, 10:36:10 PM »
Thank maudry, I am glad that we have so many Ilkhan coins identified with detailed transcript.

Maythem
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