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Akbar - Kabul 1/2 Half Rupees KM 66.2 ~ IE 45,46,48  ~ 4 coins ~ Sharing
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Sharing the Akbar 4 coins from the Kabul mint.

1. IE 45/AD 1601 - 5.56 Gm - 17 MM
2. IE 46/AD 1602 - 5.70 Gm - 18 MM
3. IE 46/AD 1602 - 5.57 Gm - 18.2 MM
4. IE 48/AD 1604 - 5.70 Gm - 18 MM

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Re: Akbar - Kabul 1/2 Half Rupees KM 66.2 ~ IE 45,46,48 ~ 4 coins ~ Sharing
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2018, 01:19:36 PM »
Fun comparison. I see now that the size of the dies for these four coins was different. Look at the SW coin. It shows the full central part of the die. Compare that with the SE coin. The dotted edge is about 40% visible, but the first part of zarb is off-flan. Apparently, the die was bigger.

Peter
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