Please help to identify this copper coin 46

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jsalgado

copper  19/20 mm; Many thanks for your help.
salgado





aws22

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Dear salgado, your coin:
Seljuq of Rûm, Ghiyath al-Din Kaykhusraw I bin Qilij Arslan, Second reign, AE Fals, mint? (AH 601-607 / 1204-1211 AD)
Obvers (Left photo):
Nimbate horseman right, mace in right over shoulder, two stars flanking head.
Reverse (Right photo):
السلطان  ,  al-Sultan
المعظم غياث  ,  al-Mu'zzam, Ghiyath
الدين كيخسرو بن  , al-Din Kaykhusraw I bin Qilij Arslan
قلج ارسلان   Qilij Arslan
Kaykhusraw I (كَیخُسرو or Ghiyath al-Din Kaykhusraw ibn Qilij Arslan; غياث الدين كيخسرو بن قلج ارسلان), the eleventh and youngest son of Qilij Arslan II, was Seljuq Sultan of Rum. He succeeded his father in 1192, but had to fight his brothers for control of the Sultanate, losing to his brother Suleiman II in 1196. He ruled it 1192–1196 and 1205–1211.

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

jsalgado

Maythem, many thanks, excelent identification!
salgado

aws22

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