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Offline mitresh

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Bahmani, Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, 1375-78 AD, Copper Falus, 2.65g, 13mm, GG BH 49



Another unusual flan shaped like a tear-drop! See the previous post here
« Last Edit: December 27, 2014, 06:18:00 PM by capnbirdseye »
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2014, 06:18:53 PM »
Another rare one, first entry in the database for this ruler
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2016, 07:58:58 PM »
Trying an overlay on this coin.
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2016, 09:56:36 AM »
Very helpful, drnsreedhar, but now I am wondering about the other side. Is there some kind of clan symbol centre below?

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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2016, 11:56:31 AM »
Another unusual flan shaped like a tear-drop!

Superb and rare coin  f rom a very scarce ruler :perfect:  and congratulations to drnsreedhar for the overlay  :like:

Peter : it isn't a clan symbol but "...l-mughazi"(of abu-l-mughazi) which is written ot bottom
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2017, 06:57:51 AM »
Let me contribute images of my coin, though not preserved in as much good condition as that of Mitresh.
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2017, 07:04:43 AM »
Lovely coin Sreedhar. Your overlay makes it more interesting.
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2017, 08:02:24 AM »
Thank you Mitresh.
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Re: Bahmani Sultanate: Ali al-din Mujahid Shah, Copper Falus, GG BH49
« Reply #8 on: February 01, 2020, 10:03:07 AM »
Adding my not so top specimen

Bahamani Sultanates, Copper Falus, 3.32gm,
Mujahid Shah (AH 777-779 / 1375-1378 AD),
 abu 'l mughazi type. G&G BH 49.

Pic and description from auction catalogue.