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Sultans of Madurai
« on: March 19, 2013, 03:49:53 PM »
Madurai is an age old city in Tamil Nadu where the Pandyas ruled in 14th century. Then it went under muslim rule thanks to Malik Kafur. Location of Madurai sultanate and a coin of Ahasan shah_ 1333-1339 AD.



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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2013, 03:55:45 PM »
An issue of Ala ud din Udauji Shah _ 1339 AD_ who followed Ahasan shah


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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2013, 03:58:55 PM »
Next to follow was Muhammad Damghan _1340-1344 AD_
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #3 on: March 19, 2013, 05:02:46 PM »
Nice coins.  I also collect coins from this Sultanate.  Search for the older posts for majority of the coins from the Madurai Sultanate.  For instance:

Muhammad bin Tughlaq (Delhi Sultanate in Madurai before the revolt by Ahsan)
Copper Paika
G&G-D395: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,19131.msg129318.html#msg129318

Jalal Al-Din Ahsan Shah
Gold Pagoda, 1/3 Tanka
G&G-MD1: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18410.0.html

Silver 24 Gani, 1/3 Tanka
G&G-MD2: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18411.0.html
G&G-MD3: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18412.0.html

Silver 12 Gani, 1/6 Tanka
G&G-MD4: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18413.0.html

Billion Jital
G&G-MD5: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18414.0.html

Copper Paika
G&G-MD6: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18383.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141118.html#msg141118

Gold Tanka
Unpublished: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,19233.0.html

Ala Al-Din Udauji Shah
Billion Jital
G&G-MD7: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18409.0.html

Copper Paika
G&G-MD8: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18369.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141119.html#msg141119

Qutb Al-Din Firuz Shah
Copper Paika
G&G-MD10: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18403.0.html

Ghiyath Al-Din Muhammad Damghan Shah
Gold Tanka
G&G-MD12: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18398.0.html

Gold Half Dinar
G&G-MD13: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18399.0.html

Billion Jital
G&G-MD14: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18400.0.html
G&G-MD15: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18392.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,4193.0.html

Copper Paika
G&G-MD16: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18384.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141120.html#msg141120, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,14687.0.html

Nasir Al-Din Mahmud Damghan
Billion Jital
G&G-MD18: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18381.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141137.html#msg141137, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,4175.0.html

Shams Al-Din Adil Shah
Billion Jital
G&G-MD27: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18428.0.html

Copper Paika
G&G-MD28: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,19229.0.html
G&G-MD29: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18394.0.html

Copper Half Paika
G&G-MD31: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141138.html#msg141138 (Not sure, please verify)
G&G-MD32: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18390.0.html

Copper Fractional Paika
G&G-MD34: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141138.html#msg141138

Fakhr Al-Din Mubarak Shah
Billion Jital
G&G-MD35: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18401.0.html

Copper Paika
G&G-MD36: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141140.html#msg141140

Copper Half Paika
G&G-MD38: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18388.0.html
G&G-MD39: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18387.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141140.html#msg141140
G&G-MD40: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18386.0.html

Ala Al-Din Sikandar Shah
Copper Paika
G&G-MD42: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18396.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141142.html#msg141142

Copper Half Paika
G&G-MD43: http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,18393.0.html, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,20811.msg141142.html#msg141142, http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,1582.0.html

Cheers,

Ram
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2013, 05:08:25 PM »
Hello Ram,
happy to find someone who shares same interests. I shall be posting a few shortly. Thanks.
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2013, 05:10:16 PM »
Hello Ram,
happy to find someone who shares same interests. I shall be posting a few shortly. Thanks.

May I suggest you post your coins on the corresponding threads.  Makes it easier for everyone.  Just search for "Madura Sultanate" on the forums...


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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #6 on: March 19, 2013, 05:15:17 PM »
I am not very conversant with computer. Hope somebody will do it for me.
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #7 on: March 19, 2013, 05:16:34 PM »
I'll modify my post to have the links to all the sultans in this Sultanate to make it easier...

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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #8 on: March 19, 2013, 05:17:40 PM »
Thanks.
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #9 on: March 19, 2013, 05:31:41 PM »
Nazir ud din Mahmud Damghan_1344-1356 AD
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #10 on: March 19, 2013, 05:32:43 PM »
Shams ud din Adl Shah _1356-1358 AD
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #11 on: March 19, 2013, 05:36:25 PM »
Fakr ud din Mubarak Shah _1358-1368 AD


The legend on coin no.008 is "Muhammad Muztafi" not "Muzafir". Sorry for the error.
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« Reply #12 on: March 19, 2013, 05:37:17 PM »
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #13 on: March 19, 2013, 05:38:53 PM »
Ala ud din Sikandar shah - 1372-1377 AD
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Re: Sultans of Madurai
« Reply #14 on: March 19, 2013, 05:41:39 PM »
Excellent teamwork, gentlemen. Thank you.

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