Author Topic: Sultans of Dehli, Muhammad Bin Firuz as regent, Tanka of 96 rati , AH 790  (Read 136 times)

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Sultans of Dehli, Muhammad Bin Firuz as regent,  because of failing health Firuz made his son Muhammad regent in 789 and allowed him to issue coins in both names.
 Billon Tanka of 90 rati , full date visible  AH 790

This is a rare one,  non are on zeno, quite a large Rupee sized flan at 21mm, weight is 10.87g

D522

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Re: Sultans of Dehli, Muhammad Bin Firuz, Tanka of 90 rati , AH 795
« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2018, 03:32:03 AM »
Wow! Lovely coin and pretty rare no doubt.
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Re: Sultans of Dehli, Muhammad Bin Firuz, Tanka of 90 rati , AH 795
« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2018, 03:32:00 PM »
Yes, a real beauty & both the largest and heaviest of all the Dehli Billon coins in my collection
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Re: Sultans of Dehli, Muhammad Bin Firuz as regent, Tanka of 96 rati , AH 790
« Reply #3 on: November 14, 2018, 03:02:11 PM »
I've edited this as I realised the coin is not D587 (AH795) but D522,(AH790)  Muhammad Bin Firuz as regent,  both types are rare  and more or less identical, only the date differs
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