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Akbar, Dam, Mint: Ajmer, AH98x, KM#28.03
« on: September 07, 2011, 09:27:26 PM »
Hello to all respected members,

Please help me in identifying this coin:
Details ae as follow:-
Weight-20.2 grams.
Diameter- 1.8 cm.
Thickness-0.6 cm




Thank you
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Re: Please help me in identifying this coin .
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2011, 11:42:25 PM »
Akbar, copper dam, mint: Ajmer, date: AH98x. (in figures and in writing the last digit is off the flan)

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Re: Please help me in identifying this coin .
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2011, 11:45:19 PM »
Too bad about the date. Otherwise, this is a nice, well struck coin, well preserved.

Peter
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Re: Please help me in identifying this coin .
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2011, 05:40:24 AM »

Thankyou very much
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Mr Oesho and Figleaf.

@Mr Oesho- One more question, Is their any special mark or writing through which we can identify this as Akbar's Coin.


Thank you for your kind Help

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Re: Please help me in identifying this coin .
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2011, 06:15:02 AM »

@Mr Oesho- i have read your other posts regarding Akbar Dams......got all the information.

Thank you for your enlightening post.

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Re: Akbar, Dam, Mint: Ajmer, AH98x, KM#28.03
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2011, 06:58:02 AM »
For more coins of Ajmer, see this.

I believe Akbar's Dams do not have his name on it. One side says Zarb Falus (mint name) and the other side has the date in words and figures.

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Re: Akbar, Dam, Mint: Ajmer, AH98x, KM#28.03
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2011, 07:47:22 AM »

@Amit-
That was useful..loads of high quality pics.
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Re: Akbar, Dam, Mint: Ajmer, AH98x, KM#28.03
« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2011, 10:07:26 AM »
Looking at the date in persian letters, it seems that it ends by "eik" (11 o'clock), so the full date could be 981 AH.
With a reading of reverse as:"sanah 98x nuhsad wa hashta(d) wa eik" (the "d" of "hashtad" may cut the last "a" and is off on the coin)
That needs confirmation..
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Re: Akbar, Dam, Mint: Ajmer, AH98x, KM#28.03
« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2011, 11:51:59 AM »
Looking at the date in persian letters, it seems that it ends by "eik" (11 o'clock), so the full date could be 981 AH.
With a reading of reverse as:"sanah 98x nuhsad wa hashta(d) wa eik" (the "d" of "hashtad" may cut the last "a" and is off on the coin)
That needs confirmation..
Dear Saro, you may be right, the date could be written as (bottom to top) nushad wa / hashta eek / (wa d)
The last two letters may have been engraved on the top and are off the flan. I have not been able to verify this with an illustrated coin of this date.