Author Topic: Mahmud Shah Durrani local type 12xx rupee mint Derajat (Derahjat)  (Read 139 times)

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10.76 grams
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Re: Mahmud Shah Durrani 12xx rupee mint Derajat (Dara jat)
« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2019, 11:40:11 AM »
Identified on FB
Similar to this coin....
DURRANI: Mahmud Shah, local types, AR rupee (10.79g), Derajat, AH1244
DURRANI: Mahmud Shah, local types, AR rupee (10.79g), Derajat, AH1244. VF

From KM Note: Coins after AH1235 (1819-20) were issued under Sikh protectorate. Weight varies: 10.60-11.20 grams.
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Re: Mahmud Shah Durrani local type 12xx rupee mint Derajat (Dara jat)
« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2019, 01:33:56 PM »
Excellent that you got the id confirmed. Great picture too. Relief comes out wonderfully.

Peter
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Re: Mahmud Shah Durrani local type 12xx rupee mint Derajat (Dara jat)
« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2019, 04:29:34 PM »
A nice coin listed by Whitehead (n1115 to1134) which shows only a small part of the full legend as you can see hereafter.
It is to notice that Derajat is written "Derahjat / دیره جات" with the "t" as upper separating line .
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Re: Mahmud Shah Durrani local type 12xx rupee mint Derajat (Dara jat)
« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2019, 04:52:23 PM »
Saro, thank you very much for the details!