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Offline jalwa

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civic copper for identification 2
« on: September 18, 2014, 05:40:03 PM »
Hi there,
civic copper coin whether from Afghanistan or Iran for identification. Thank you

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Re: civic copper for identification 2
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2014, 10:59:58 AM »
The peacock is seen on some afghan and iranian civic coppers, here it seems that the visible letters are not in persian but in gurmukhi and if I am not wrong that indicates that it's a Sikh coin (may be from Derajat area as your other coin?) ???
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Re: civic copper for identification 2
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2020, 01:02:56 PM »
I think it is
"SIKH EMPIRE: AE falus (7.63g), Peshawar, VS18(91), KM-95, Herrli-13.04.11, peacock left, mint name in Persian / date in Nagari, text in Gurmukhi"

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Re: civic copper for identification 2
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2020, 02:57:17 PM »
I think you well spotted it  :applause:
patience and perseverance are essential to numismatists !  :)
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