World of Coins

Modern Asian coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens => Indian subcontinent: Mughal, Princely states and colonial (1526-1947) => Mughal central government => Topic started by: Overlord on October 14, 2012, 09:29:45 AM

Title: Shah Jahan, Rupee, Multan mint, AH(10)38/RY 2, Ilahi month Tir, KM# 222.11
Post by: Overlord on October 14, 2012, 09:29:45 AM
Mass=11.4 g

(http://i805.photobucket.com/albums/yy340/MajesticOverlord/SJM_zps4fbb55e2.jpg)

(http://i805.photobucket.com/albums/yy340/MajesticOverlord/SJM-Des_zps3edc11bd.jpg)
Title: Re: Shah Jahan, Rupee, Multan mint, AH(10)38/RY 2, Ilahi month Tir, KM# 222.11
Post by: Figleaf on October 14, 2012, 02:36:35 PM
This is numismatics at its best. On the first picture, I would not even have been able to read "38". With the explanations on the second picture, I can identify the coin and understand every element of it. What's between the two pictures is an impressive amount of knowledge and a steady hand. :-*

Peter