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Offline jardineiro

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Request for help with identification 1
« on: February 22, 2021, 04:10:42 PM »
Silver
dim 11 mm
1 grs

Offline gencho kitov

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Re: Request for help with identification 1
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2021, 06:31:51 AM »

Offline aws22

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Re: Request for help with identification 1
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2021, 10:52:53 AM »
Thank you gencho kitov for the ID; dear jardineiro, your coin details:
Ottoman, Mehmed II, 848 AH, AR Aqche, Edirne mint (AH 848-850/ 1444-1446 AD)
First photo: Inside beaded circle, reading from top:
محمد بن مراد  , Mehmed bin Murad
خان \ عز نصره  , Khan / Azza Nasrahu (May his victory be glorious).
Second photo: Inside beaded circle:
خلد ملكه  , Kallad Mulkahu (May God eternalize his dominions).
ضرب أدرنه  , Zarb (Struck) in Edirne.
Digit “ 8  ٨ “ is at 3 O’clock (referring to the date 848 AH)
Mehmed II (محمد ثانى‎), commonly known as Mehmed the Conqueror (ابو الفتح‎), “The Father of Conquest”; he was an Ottoman sultan who ruled from August 1444 to September 1446, and then later from February 1451 to May 1481.

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Coin collecting has a curious name. It is also called the "Hobby of Kings".

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Re: Request for help with identification 1
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2021, 03:33:09 PM »
Thanks so much for your help.