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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: Overlord on November 13, 2016, 11:00:36 AM

Title: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: Overlord on November 13, 2016, 11:00:36 AM
Mass=20.66 g

(http://i805.photobucket.com/albums/yy340/MajesticOverlord/Kalpi_zpswbpprkn5.jpg) (http://s805.photobucket.com/user/MajesticOverlord/media/Kalpi_zpswbpprkn5.jpg.html)
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: saro on November 13, 2016, 11:56:14 AM
 :perfect:
Not at all common and  what we can call a beautiful coin ! with a clear mint and its full date on reverse.
Congratulations dear Overlord, and thank you to have shown it .
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: abhinumis on November 14, 2016, 01:14:35 PM
A very nice coin indeed!! Here is mine Dar al zarb khitta Kalpi..964AH
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: saro on November 14, 2016, 03:13:11 PM
The 2 coins are exceptionally complementary for both obverse and reverse  :applause:
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: Figleaf on November 14, 2016, 09:11:06 PM
Does that mean someone could do an overlay of the mint name? 8)

Peter
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: saro on November 17, 2016, 12:19:55 PM
Does that mean someone could do an overlay of the mint name? 8)

No one ? so, I take my pen : (bottom to top) :  "dar al-zarb khittah Kalpi  دار الضرب خطه کالپی   "
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: Figleaf on November 17, 2016, 08:08:08 PM
There you go. I saw zarb and assumed the mint name would be underneath. :-[ Your pen is baton magique.

Peter
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: capnbirdseye on November 17, 2016, 08:53:36 PM
For the uninitiated we need different colours for each word i think
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: saro on November 18, 2016, 09:06:20 AM
For the uninitiated we need different colours for each word i think
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: capnbirdseye on November 18, 2016, 09:33:33 AM
Excellent work saro, it makes a big difference to those learning to read the script  8)
Title: Re: Akbar, AR Dam, Dar al-Zarb Khitta Kalpi, AH964
Post by: abhinumis on November 18, 2016, 10:46:39 AM
Excellent work dear Bernard sir.. You are spot on