Author Topic: Mughal, Farrukhsiyar, AH1130/7, Silver Rupee, Dar al-Khilafat Shahjahanabad mint  (Read 124 times)

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Offline aws22

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Mughal, Emperor Farrukhsiyar, AH 1130 / Year 7, Silver Rupee, Dar al-Khilafat Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi) mint (AH 1124-1131/1713-1719 AD)
Weight 11.25 gm
Diameter 23 mm
Metal Silver
Obverse: Legend (from bottom to top):
 “سكه زد از فضل حق بر سيم و زر پادشاه  بحر و بر فرخ سير “, Sikkah zad az fazl haq bar seem wa zar Pad-Shah baher-wa-bar Farrukh-siyar.
(This can be translated in general as: Struck coin on silver and gold by the grace of the truth, Monarch of the sea and land, Farrukhsiyar)
Reverse: Legend (from bottom to top):
 “ سنه ۷ جلوس مانوس ميمنت ضرب دار الخلافه شاه جهان آباد “, Sanah 7, Julus Manus Maimanet, Zarb Dar al-Khilafat Shahjahanabad, meaning, “Struck dar al-Khilafat Shahjahanabad in the 7th year of his prosperous reign”.
A lovely clear coin.

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« Last Edit: February 14, 2019, 07:04:07 PM by aws22 »
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Nice explanation. My coin can be seen here with Ry5 /AH1129.
http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,44729.0.html

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Thank you RG, you have a nice coin with a larger flan, so you can see more details.
A lovely clear coin.

Maythem
Coin collecting has a curious name. It is also called the "Hobby of Kings".