Author Topic: Mughal identity  (Read 262 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Desibot

  • Meritorious Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 589
Mughal identity
« on: August 06, 2019, 09:58:22 PM »
Hi thoughts on this one please
Its mughal. Shah alam i think

Offline shiblius

  • Senior Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 178
Re: Mughal identity
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2019, 04:29:46 AM »
Shahjahan

Offline Seeker55

  • Senior Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 148
Re: Mughal identity
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2019, 09:20:47 PM »
Yes, Shah Jahan, good call shiblius. Using this info, found the coin in Krause's "South Asian Coins and Paper Money."
It's a silver rupee, KM type 235. Regnal year 17, corresponding to AH 1053-4. Appears to match the Multan mint, KM 235.18.