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Modern Asian coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens => Indian subcontinent: Mughal, Princely states and colonial (1526-1947) => Mughal central government => Topic started by: abhinumis on February 04, 2015, 06:11:09 PM

Title: Akbar dam, Gorakhpur mint, early type 97xAh
Post by: abhinumis on February 04, 2015, 06:11:09 PM
This is a copper dam of Akbar from Gorakhpur mint. This type and legend arrangement is seen for the first time by me.. The epitht is dar al khilafat.. Can someone show how Gorakhpur is written on flan.. The date is 97x with nasiruddin legend. Probably one of the earliest issues of this mint
Title: Re: Akbar dam, Gorakhpur mint, early type 97xAh
Post by: saro on February 04, 2015, 09:42:05 PM
Scarce coin and good find  :)
A part of the end of the mintname is at 10-11 o'clock : (Gora)kpu(r)