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Offline Saikat

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Akbar, Falus of Malwa standard, Salimabad
« on: August 10, 2020, 06:17:07 PM »
Hi,
Here is a AE falus of Akbar struck in mint of Salimabad (Ajmer dist) but in Malwa standard.
Obv: Allahu Akbar
Rev: Zarb Salimabad  ilahi 4(x)
6.70 gm
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Re: Akbar, Falus of Malwa standard, Salimabad
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2020, 11:49:50 PM »
Good coin and clear mint. It is seen in ilahi 44 and 45. Why coins on Rajasthan was also minting malwa falus along with dams are something to investigate!
Dr.Abhishek

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Re: Akbar, Falus of Malwa standard, Salimabad
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2020, 06:51:50 AM »
Good to see collectors are paying attention to weights and standards of coppers. I think there are more stories to discover out there.

Peter
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