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Offline jaspersaini

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SHAH JAHAN ~ AKBARABAD ~ AH 1041/RY04 ~ KM KM 229.1
« on: July 21, 2020, 04:25:22 PM »
Shah Jahan Rupee, from Akbarabad, with a dotted border. AH year at 10 O'clock, RY year also around 10 O'clock on the Rev.

11.38 Gm. x 22 MM

Obv. Sahab-e-qiran sani Shahab-ud-din Muhammad Shah Jahan badshah ghazi,
Rev. Kalima in the hexafoil border,

Surrounded by the 4 great caliphs (khalifas) names and titles, also acknowledged as the Rashidun. They are “(Siddique) Abu Bakr”, who was the first caliph, “(Adale) Umar”, the second, “(haya) Usmaan” the third and “(ilme) Ali” the fourth caliph,

Your inputs are most welcome!

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Re: SHAH JAHAN ~ AKBARABAD ~ AH 1041/RY04 ~ KM KM 229.1
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2020, 11:59:14 AM »
Very nice. A workhorse, well struck, with lots of edge detail and minimal shroff marks. I like the cartouche.

Peter
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