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Offline abhinumis

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Akbar Dam mint "dar-al-Khalifat" Lakhnau 98? A.H
« on: January 23, 2012, 11:36:46 AM »
Here is another Akbar dam that I've picked up recently.. Mint mostly lakhnow as told by the seller.. please attribute and give info on this piece.. how common are these??
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Re: Akbar Dam mint Lakhnau..
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2012, 02:09:55 PM »
Congratulations : Really nice ! with the full mintname...

from bottom to high : "(zarb) Lukhnow falus dar-al-Khalifat" and "date / fi / sanah nuhsad wa hashtad wa .." = 98?
ref : Brown n1076 / Lucknow museum
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Re: Akbar Dam mint Lakhnau..
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2012, 02:19:58 PM »
No hard ship, mint name (Lucknow) is clearly visible.

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Akbar, Dam, Lucknow, AH 98X
« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2012, 08:14:58 PM »
Akbar's Dam, Mint Lucknow, AH 98X

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Re: Akbar, Dam, Lucknow, AH 98X
« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2012, 09:01:30 PM »
That's a real beauty !
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Re: Akbar, Dam, Lucknow, AH 98X
« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2012, 01:25:12 AM »
Agreed, capn. 8) Eye balm.

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Re: Akbar Dam mint "dar-al-Khalifat" Lakhnau 98? A.H
« Reply #6 on: March 31, 2012, 01:11:11 PM »
Very nice coins. I add two more of the same mint for viewing pleasure:

Mass=20.08 g, dated AH98(?)

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Reverse


Mass=19.7 g, dated AH983

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Re: Akbar Dam mint "dar-al-Khalifat" Lakhnau 98? A.H
« Reply #7 on: March 31, 2012, 07:50:56 PM »
The last digit of the first coin seems to be haft = 7. So the full date will be 987.