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Medieval and cash coins => Islamic world => Topic started by: capnbirdseye on April 10, 2019, 08:55:37 PM

Title: Ayyubid, al-`Adil Abu Bakr I, AR 1/2 dirham, Dimashq, AH613
Post by: capnbirdseye on April 10, 2019, 08:55:37 PM
another from my lot,  Main line Sultans in Cairo,  al-`Adil Abu Bakr I (Sayf al-Din), 591-615,  AR ½ dirham, short legends type, Damascus

1.45g
Title: Re: Ayyubid, al-`Adil Abu Bakr I, AR 1/2 dirham, Dimashq, AH613
Post by: Figleaf on April 17, 2019, 08:20:04 AM
MWI 823, in better state than the one shown by Mitchener, which has a clipped planchet. Not too bad to have a coin that's better than the one in the British Museum collection, capn. Congratulations.

Peter