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Offline Arminius

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another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
« on: March 03, 2019, 06:54:29 PM »
Hello,

another one i cant attribute:



Ottoman empire ?, , ? AD.,
( 18,5-19 mm / 2,13 g), copper, holed,
Obv.: Arabic text divided by lines, small ornaments above and below.
Rev.: symmetrical design of six curved lines (divided in two parts of 3 lines each) crossing four curved lines (divided in two parts of 2 lines each), (8 ?) small ornaments in surrounding fields.
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Re: another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2019, 09:38:21 AM »
Ottoman manghir
Misr/Egipt/
« Last Edit: March 04, 2019, 09:50:09 AM by gencho kitov »

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Re: another undetermined Islamic bronze coin
« Reply #2 on: March 05, 2019, 09:43:21 AM »
Stylistically, it's the same as mangirs minted under Suleyman II (1099). Did not know Misir mint produced them in the time. Will check the book when I get home and edit this post :)