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Modern coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens of other continents => North Africa => Topic started by: Arminius on March 03, 2019, 06:54:29 PM

Title: another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
Post by: Arminius on March 03, 2019, 06:54:29 PM
Hello,

another one i cant attribute:

(http://www.arminius-numismatics.com/coppermine1414/cpg1414/albums/userpics/10001/normal_EH19-40st.jpg)

Ottoman empire ?, , ? AD.,
( 18,5-19 mm / 2,13 g), copper, holed,
Obv.: Arabic text divided by lines, small ornaments above and below.
Rev.: symmetrical design of six curved lines (divided in two parts of 3 lines each) crossing four curved lines (divided in two parts of 2 lines each), (8 ?) small ornaments in surrounding fields.
 ???

Thanks

 :)
Title: Re: another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
Post by: gencho kitov on March 04, 2019, 09:38:21 AM
Ottoman manghir
Misr/Egipt/
Title: Re: another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
Post by: natko on March 05, 2019, 09:43:21 AM
Stylistically, it's the same as mangirs minted under Suleyman II (1099). Did not know Misir mint produced them in the time. Will check the book when I get home and edit this post :)