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Medieval coins => Indian subcontinent: early Islamic Sultanates => Topic started by: Tariq on October 06, 2017, 06:53:38 PM

Title: Sultans of Dehli, D0595, Muhammad bin Firoz, AE Double Falus, AH794
Post by: Tariq on October 06, 2017, 06:53:38 PM
Sultans of Dehli, D0595, Muhammad bin Firoz, Copper Double Falus, AH794

Mint: Hazrat Dehli (off flan)
Weight: 9.3 grams
Size: 13.5 mm


(https://www.zeno.ru/data/15356/medium/13260.jpg)

Title: Re: Sultans of Dehli, D0595, Muhammad bin Firoz, AE Double Falus, AH794
Post by: capnbirdseye on October 08, 2017, 11:06:47 AM
Nice one and beautifully photographed, do you use a light box Tariq?


Here is my example , another of my coins that I think has never been photographed before which is very darkly toned compared to yours

9.13g  AH 793
Title: Re: Sultans of Dehli, D0595, Muhammad bin Firoz, AE Double Falus, AH794
Post by: Tariq on October 08, 2017, 04:12:44 PM
Nice one and beautifully photographed, do you use a light box Tariq?
No, just the simple camera Sony DSC-WX80 under normal room lighting. The experience gained over the years help in capturing better images 8)

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Here is my example , another of my coins that I think has never been photographed before which is very darkly toned compared to yours

9.13g  AH 793

Nice specimen with readable mint.
Title: Re: Sultans of Dehli, D0595, Muhammad bin Firoz, AE Double Falus, AH794
Post by: Figleaf on October 12, 2017, 11:28:21 AM
And a good illustration of why it is helpful to have several copies of the same type in a thread on this sort of coin: they cover somewhat different areas of the die.

Peter