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Offline Quant.Geek

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Dutch India: II Cash (1646-) Pulicat (Scholten-1222, KM#37)
« on: October 22, 2013, 03:58:27 PM »
Dutch India: II Cash (1646-) Pulicat (Scholten-1222, KM#37)

Obv: II/VOC monogram
Rev: Arabic inscription “in the name of Sultan Abd'allah”

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Re: Dutch India: II Cash (1646-) Pulicat (Scholten-1222, KM#37)
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2013, 04:29:25 PM »
Rev: Arabic inscription “in the name of Sultan Abd'allah”

Yes, that's what it is. It took a bit of a struggle with KM to get it changed from what Scholten read, but I won in the end. I forgot now who deciphered the text correctly, but it may very well have been oesho. Superb photo, btw.

Peter
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