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Offline abhijatsharma

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Modern coin - Arabic script
« on: September 16, 2016, 11:52:16 AM »
Dear Experts,

I would like to reach upon your knowledge of Arabic to help identify the attached coin.

Weight: 7.5 gms
Diameter: 27.5 mm

Cupro Nickel (most likely)

Regards,

Abhijat

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Re: Modern coin - Arabic script
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2016, 11:58:09 AM »
Pakistan / commemorative rupee in honour of Allama Mohammad Iqbal  (poet, philosopher & politician / 1877-1938)
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Re: Modern coin - Arabic script
« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2016, 10:25:35 AM »
Obv: 1877 - 1977 with an image of Dr. Allama Mohammad Iqbal

Text (Urdu below):  صد سالہ تقریب پیدایش علامہ محمد اقبال
Translation: 100'th birthday celebration of Allama Mohammad Iqbal

Rev:

Text (Urdu top):

حکومت پاکستان
1
روپیہ


Translation:

Government of Pakistan
1
Rupee

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This one (KM# 46) is a Copper/Nickle coin. There are two more variants of this in Silver (Rs. 100) and Gold (Rs. 500).