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Offline jsalgado

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Help to identify coin 16
« on: June 08, 2019, 09:23:24 AM »
silver  ;  15/16 mm ;





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Re: Help to identify coin 16
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2019, 10:23:12 AM »
This is from Iran - are you sure it's copper?
always willing to trade modern UK coins for modern coins from elsewhere....

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Re: Help to identify coin 16
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2019, 10:54:56 AM »
Andy, sorry! It is silver and the size is 15/16 mm.
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Re: Help to identify coin 16
« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2019, 10:26:33 AM »
Dear jsalgado, your coin deails:
Qajar, Nasir al-Din Shah, 1264 AH, Silver Qiran, Baldat Tayebah Hamadan mint (1264-1314 AH)(1848-1896 AD)
First photo:   ضرب بلده طيبه همدان (mint of Baldat Tayebah Hamadan); بَلْدَةٌ طَيِّبَةٌ (Good Land) is a verse taken from the Quran “Sorah Saba (Sheba)” related to the the breaching and destruction of the Dam of Ma’rib in Yemen. Date " 1264 ۱۲۶۴ " above word “ Zarb ضرب ".
Second photoالسلطان ابن السلطان ناصرالدین شاه قاجار , al-Sultan Ibn al-Sultan Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar.

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Re: Help to identify coin 16
« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2019, 11:46:02 PM »
aws22 many thanks for your identification
jsalgado