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Modern coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens of other continents => North Africa => Topic started by: capnbirdseye on February 25, 2012, 04:38:57 PM

Title: Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Post by: capnbirdseye on February 25, 2012, 04:38:57 PM
This one weighs 10.80g   20mm ,  part of date AH78 ?
Title: Re: Unknown Islamic coin
Post by: capnbirdseye on February 28, 2012, 05:53:22 PM
Can anyone read any of the legend on this one ?
Title: Re: Unknown Islamic coin
Post by: capnbirdseye on October 23, 2013, 11:56:19 PM
attributed on zeno as 'Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Title: Re: Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Post by: Figleaf on October 24, 2013, 12:22:52 AM
Neat. I can't even find zarb, let alone misr...

Peter
Title: Re: Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Post by: FosseWay on October 24, 2013, 10:04:31 PM
Now I know what I'm looking for I think I see the s and r of Misr at about 10 o'clock on the right-hand image. Can't immediately make out the m though, and certainly no zarb.
Title: Re: Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Post by: Afrasi on October 25, 2013, 12:05:54 AM
I see at 9.00 MS, but the R out of flan.
Title: Re: Ottomans in Egypt' AE manghir, Misr
Post by: FosseWay on October 25, 2013, 09:11:28 AM
Yes, that makes better sense, a clear m there.