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(Partial) Index of Coins on this Board (Old)
« on: February 23, 2009, 05:07:57 PM »
Thanks to contributions from various members, we now have a substantial number of examples for some categories. I, therefore, thought that an index like this would be useful for quickly browsing through coins belonging to a particular category/sub-series. The index can be updated as more examples are added.

Delhi Sultanate

Turks
Muizz al-Din Muhammad bin Sam (AH 589–602; 1193–1206 AD)
Billon Jital, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D10, Rajgor#721, Deyel#260, Tye#185
Billon Jital, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D10, Rajgor#721, Deyel#260, Tye#185

*Mahmud bin Muhammad bin Sam (Muizz al-Din's nephew, issued coins in the Lahore fabric) (AH 602–609; 1206–1212 AD)
Billon Jital, Goron/Goenka D20


*Taj al-Din Yildiz (Muizz al-Din's general and independent ruler of Ghazni and Kuraman, issued coins in the Lahore fabric) (AH 602–612; 1206–1215 AD)

Qutb al-Din Aibak (AH 602–607; 1206–1210 AD)
Aram Shah (AH 607; 1210 AD)

Shams al-Din Ilutumish (AH 607–633; 1210–1235 AD)
Billon Jitals, Goron/Goenka D 45 and 53

Rukn al-Din Firuz (AH 633–634; 1235–1236 AD) 
Jalalat al-Din Radiyya (Raziyya) (AH 634–637; 1236–1240 AD)
Mu’izz al-Din Bahram (AH 634–637; 1236–1240 AD)   
‘Ala’ al-Din Mas’ud (AH 639–644; 1242–1246 AD)

Nasir al-Din Mahmud (AH 644–664; 1246–1266 AD)
Billon Jital, Goron/Goenka D146, R913, Deyell 337

Ghiyath al-Din Balban (AH 664–686; 1266–1287 AD)
Mu’izz al-Din Kaiqubad (AH 686–689; 1287–1290 AD)
Shams al-Din Kayumarth (AH 689; 1290 AD)

Khiljis
Jalal al-Din Firuz (AH 689–695; 1290–1296 AD)
Billon Jital, Goron/Goenka D200, R966, Tye 414.1

Rukn al-Din Ibrahim (AH 695; 1296 AD)
Billon Jital, Goron/Goenka D212, R980, Tye 416.1

‘Ala’ al-Din Muhammad (AH 695–715; 1296–1316 AD)
Billon 6 Gani, Goron/Goenka D232, R991, Tye 418.1
Billon 2 Gani, Goron/Goenka D233, R990, Tye 419

Shihab al-Din ‘Umar (AH 715–716; 1316 AD)

Qutb al-Din Mubarak (AH 716–720; 1316–1320 AD)
Billon 8 Gani, Goron/Goenka D271, R1023, Tye 422.1


Shams al-Din Mahmud  (pretender) (AH 718; 1318 AD)

Nasir al-Din Khusru (AH 720; April 15, 1320 to September 5, 1320 AD)
Billon (6?) Gani, Mint ???, Goron/Goenka D295, R1055


Tughluqs
Ghiyath al-Din Tughluq (AH 720–725; 1320–1325 AD)
Gold Tanka, Mint ???, Goron/Goenka ???
Billon 4 Gani, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D311, R1079, Tye 437
Billon 2 Gani, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D312, R1074, Tye 438


Fakhr al-Dīn Muhammad bin Tughluq (AH 725–752; 1325–1351 AD)
Gold Dinar in the name of the Abbasid Caliph al-Hakim II, Mint ???, Goron/Goenka D443
Billon 6 Gani, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D375, R1152, Tye 443
Copper Tanka (Forced Currency), Mint Takhtgah Dehli, AH 731, Goron/Goenka D403
Copper Tanka (Forced Currency), Mint ???, Goron/Goenka ???
Copper 1/2 Tanka (Forced Currency), Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D411


Ghiyāth al-Dīn Mahmud bin Muhammad (AH 752; 1351 AD)

Firuz Tughluq (AH 752–790; 1351–1388 AD)
Jital, Delhi mint, Goron/Goenka D496


*Fath Khan (Firuz's son and Viceroy of the eastern territories of the sultanate) (From AH 760; AD 1358)
Ghiyath al-Din Tughluq II (AH 790–791; 1388–1389 AD)
Firuz Shah Zafar (AH 791; 1389 AD)
Abu Bakr (AH 791–792; 1389–1390 AD)
Muhammad bin Fīrūz (AH 792–795; 1390–1393 AD)
Alā’ al-Dīn Sikandar (AH 795; 1393 AD)
Nasir al-Dīn Mahmud (AH 795–815; 1393–1413 AD)
Nusrat Shah (AH 797–80[2?]; 1395–139[9?] AD)
Iqbal Khan (AH 804–808; 1401–1405 AD)
Daulat Khan Lodi (AH 815–817; 1413–1414 AD)

Sayyids
Khidr Khan (AH 817–824; 1414–1421 AD)
Mu’izz al-Dīn Mubarak (AH 824–837; 1421–1434 AD)
Muhammad bin Farid (AH 837–849; 1434–1445 AD)
‘Ala’ al-Din ‘Alam Shah (AH 849–855; 1445–1451 AD)

Lodis
Bahlul (AH 855–894; 1451–1489 AD)

Sikandar (AH 894–923; 1489–1517 AD)
Billon Tanka of 80 Ratti, Hadrat Delhi mint, Goron/Goenka D705
Billon Tanka of 80 Ratti, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D706

Ibrahim (AH 923–932; 1517–1526 AD)
Mahmud (single coin known) (AH 935; 1528–9 AD)

Suris
Farid al-Din Sher Shah (AH 945-952; 1538-1545 AD)
Silver Rupee, Mint Gwalior, 951AH, Goron/Goenka D781
Copper Paisa, Agra mint, Goron/Goenka D841; R1571
Copper Paisa, Mintless Type, 950 or 951 AH, Goron/Goenka D929; R1606
Copper Paisa, Mint ???, Goron/Goenka ???

Jalal al-Din Islam Shah (AH 952-960; 1545-1552 AD)
Silver Rupee, "1477-type", 956AH, Goron/Goenka D980
Copper Paisa, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D1065
Copper Paisa, Mintless Type, Goron/Goenka D1065, Rajgor#1763, Nelson Wright #1388-9, Indian Museum Catalogue #847
Copper 1/2 Paisa, Mint Shahgarh Kanauj, Goron/Goenka D1017

Fīrūz Shāh (AH 960; 1552 AD)
Mubariz al-Din Muhammad ‘Adil (AH 960-964; 1552-1556 AD) 
Ibrahim Shah (AH 962; 1554-1555 AD)
Sikandar Shah (AH 961-962; 1554-1555 AD)
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Re: (Partial) Index of Coins on this Board
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2009, 07:01:18 AM »
Help in Identification/Threads with Unanswered Questions

Unidentified coins
Metal: Silver; Shape: Roughly Oval; Mass: ???; Additional Info: Timurid?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: ??? g; Additional Info: Bhilwara paisa?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 9.08 g; Diameter 23 mm; Additional Info: Persian inscription?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 2.3 g; Diameter 16 mm; Additional Info: Curious pattern on the obverse
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 6.5 g; Diameter 17-18 mm; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: ??? g; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 11.4 g; Diameter 19 mm; Additional Info: Circle surrounded by dots
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: ??? g; Diameter 12 14 mm; Additional Info: Chitor Paisa?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 2.5 g; Diameter 12 14 mm; Additional Info: Amirs of Sind?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Circular; Mass: 11.2 g; Diameter 13 12 mm; Additional Info: Indore?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Circular; Mass: 0.9 g; Diameter 10 8 mm; Additional Info: (Deity?) rinding (Horse?) on obverse, curious border on reverse, South Indian? . Also posted here and here
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Circular; Mass: 1.5 g; Diameter 10 mm; Additional Info: South Indian?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Circular; Mass: 5.18 g; Diameter 14 mm; Additional Info: Dots surrounded by circle
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Circular; Mass: 9.6 g; Additional Info: Flag (?), Star(?)
Metal: Copper; Shape: Oval; Mass: 0.9 g; Diameter 10.4 11.5 mm; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Oval; Mass: 1.3 g; Diameter 9.7 12.2 mm; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Oval; Mass: 11.5 g; Diameter 27 19 mm; Additional Info: Persian Civic Copper?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Oval; Mass: 0.9 g; Diameter 9 mm; Additional Info: Six-pointed star in a double circle
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Oval; Mass: ??? g; Additional Info: Ancient?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Rectangular; Mass: 4.2 g; Diameter 15 10 mm; Additional Info: Persian inscription?. Also posted here .
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Rectangular; Mass: 10.9 g; Diameter 20 13 mm; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Square; Mass: 3 g; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Square; Mass: ??? g; Additional Info: Ancient?
Metal: Copper; Shape: Roughly Square; Mass: 11.9 g; Additional Info: Marathas/Bhaunagar/Cambay???
Metal: Copper; Shape: Irregular; Mass: 11.7 g; Additional Info: Bhaunagar/Cambay/Maratha ???
Metal: Copper; Shape: Irregular; Mass: 17.4 g; Additional Info: Symbols resembling Fish/Feet
Metal: Copper; Shape: Irregular; Mass: 11.43 g; Diameter 18-20 mm; Additional Info: Persian inscription
Metal: Copper; Shape: Irregular; Mass: ???; Diameter 13 10 mm; Additional Info: None
Metal: Copper; Shape: Irregular; Mass: ???; Diameter 14 mm; Additional Info: None


Threads with Unanswered Questions

Question concerning the age of a gold fanam
Question on control marks on Drachms of Gondophares I
Question on a Gwalior Rupee, Isagarh mint(?)
Question concerning reading of the obverse inscription on Delhi mint Falus of Humayun
Question on Jital of Chadeva: Deyell#220?
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