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Offline pogh poor

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Interesting Medieval India or Princely States Ae 16.6 mm 9.09 g
« on: December 13, 2020, 09:14:09 PM »
 I acquired an interesting Ae  Medieval India or Princely States Ae 16.6 mm 9.09 g. Could it be Mughal?  Any help identifying this coin would be appreciated.  Pogh_poor

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Re: Interesting Medieval India or Princely States Ae 16.6 mm 9.09 g
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2020, 12:05:12 AM »
A bahloli of Humayun. Check the similarities to these (though not exact matches):

https://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=228791

https://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=119774

https://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=229255

https://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=116382

I see a partial date of 9XX and the second digit looks like a possible partial 6, so I would say probably 96X, which for Humayun's rule would mean 962 or 963 AH.

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Re: Interesting Medieval India or Princely States Ae 16.6 mm 9.09 g
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2020, 08:53:16 PM »
The mint is Lahore (dar al-khalifat)
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Re: Interesting Medieval India or Princely States Ae 16.6 mm 9.09 g
« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2020, 05:08:06 PM »
Thank you for your valuable assistance in identifying this Mughal coin. 

Pogh_poor