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Akbar. Dam. Mint: Agra, AH 985
« on: December 04, 2018, 10:07:17 AM »
Weight - 20.2gram
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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2018, 10:31:09 AM »
Date appears to be AH 959 which is odd
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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2018, 10:37:47 AM »
Date appears to be AH 959 which is odd
Vic, How about reading the date as 974 or 5 Mint: Lahore?

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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2018, 11:09:18 AM »
Vic, How about reading the date as 974 or 5 Mint: Lahore?

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I can't seem to visualise a 7 but I can see what could be an 8
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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2018, 11:14:04 AM »
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Mint lahore ?

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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2018, 04:38:44 PM »
Sorry to interfere in this discussion ....the date is "fi 985 ", legible too in persian words :"nuhsad wa hashtad (wa) panj"
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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #6 on: December 04, 2018, 04:51:26 PM »
The confusion was reading fi as a 9 although i did get the 8 part right
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Re: Pls identify mughal dam
« Reply #7 on: December 04, 2018, 08:52:11 PM »
And the mint is Agra; you can see the same dam here.
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Re: Akbar. Dam. Mint: Agra, AH 985
« Reply #8 on: December 05, 2018, 11:04:00 AM »
Thanks saro
And the mint is Agra; you can see the same dam here.

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Re: Akbar. Dam. Mint: Agra, AH 985
« Reply #9 on: December 05, 2018, 03:48:54 PM »
This is the khilafat Agra variety which is found in 985AH. Quite a common coin. For all varieties one can access yhis link...
https://www.academia.edu/33886000/Akbar_copper_coins_from_Agra_mint_---_Typology
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Re: Akbar. Dam. Mint: Agra, AH 985
« Reply #10 on: December 07, 2018, 04:19:25 PM »
This is the khilafat Agra variety which is found in 985AH. Quite a common coin. For all varieties one can access yhis link...
https://www.academia.edu/33886000/Akbar_copper_coins_from_Agra_mint_---_Typology
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Thanks abhinumis sir

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