Author Topic: Akbar, Dam, Mint: Dar al-Sultanat Lahore, AH 982.  (Read 844 times)

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Offline iindica

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Akbar, Dam, Mint: Dar al-Sultanat Lahore, AH 982.
« on: May 16, 2012, 03:31:30 PM »
6mm thick. Persian script. Rather heavy coin.
« Last Edit: May 17, 2012, 03:21:10 AM by asm »

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Re: Approx 22mm Copper?
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2012, 05:37:46 PM »
It's a copper coin of Akbar / Lahore mint dated 982:
first scan, from bottom to up : "xx2 / nuhsad / hashtad / wa do" = 900+80+2
2nd scan : "(zarb fa)lus dar al-sultanat Lahore"
Most probably a dam, if the weight is +/- 20g
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Re: Approx 22mm Copper?
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2012, 05:42:00 PM »
Wow. Thanks for an informative reply.