Afghanistan, Barakzai dynasty, Amanullah Khan, 1301 SH, 1/2 Rupee, 1298-1307 SH

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Afghanistan, Barakzai dynasty, Amanullah Khan, 1301 SH, 1/2 Rupee, Afghanistan mint KM 984 (SH 1298-1307/1919-1929 AD)
Weight 4.75 gm (5.27 gm including hook)
Diameter 20.50 mm
Metal Silver 0.500
Obverse: Star at the top. Tughra surrounded by wreath. Date below Tughra " 1301 ۱۳۰۱ ". To the right of Tughra " al-Ghazi الغازی ".
Reverse: Value " Neem Rupiya نیم روپیه " written at the top. Mosque within 7-pointed star. Wreath on both sides.
Amanullah Khan is Habibullah's third son.

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