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help to identify another silver coin

Started by jsalgado, June 04, 2019, 11:01:55 PM

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silver ; 3,32 g ; 19 to 20 mm;
Many thanks for your help.


Algeria, 1/3 budju, 1225 H, Jazir mint, KM 59




Dear jsalgado, your coin details:
Ottoman, Sultan Mahmud II, AH 1225/1810 AD, Silver ⅓ Budju /Tugrali Batlaka, Jaza'ir (Algeria) mint KM 59 (AH 1223-1255/1808-1939 AD)
Metal Silver
Obverse: سلطان محمود خان عز نصره , meaning, Sultan Mahmud Khan, may he be victorious.
Reverse: mint name in octagram type: ضرب في جزاير ١٢٢٥ , Struck in Algeria Jaza'ir (Algeria) 1225.


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