World of Coins

Medieval coins => Islamic world => Topic started by: mbrakeshc on October 15, 2013, 09:51:43 AM

Title: What is this?: AR Timurid Tanka
Post by: mbrakeshc on October 15, 2013, 09:51:43 AM
Not sure about metal. Hardly 1mm thickness.
Title: Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
Post by: Figleaf on October 17, 2013, 06:59:18 PM
Prolly silver. Style reminds me of Afghanistan/Persia.

Peter
Title: Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
Post by: Manzikert on October 17, 2013, 11:07:56 PM
Timurid, Hosayn Bayqara, 1469-1506, silver tanka, Herat mint. No idea about the countermark at the moment though.

Alan
Title: Re: What is this? 4.73gms; 25-27mm
Post by: mbrakeshc on October 18, 2013, 09:58:23 AM
Thanks.