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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: Medalstrike on June 20, 2010, 02:09:21 PM

Title: Rupee of Akbar AH978 and AH982
Post by: Medalstrike on June 20, 2010, 02:09:21 PM
Akbar AH949-1014 / 1556-1605AD

Obv.: La illaha illallah Mohammad Rasool Allah
Rev.: Jalal-al din Muhammad Akbar Badshah Ghazi

AH978 24mm, 11.3g
AH982 26mm, 11.3g (wide flan)

Would still like more info (mint) to the rupees.

Thanks, Dietmar
Title: Re: Rupee of Akbar AH978 and AH982
Post by: Oesho on June 20, 2010, 06:31:05 PM
On both coins the mintname, located at the marginal legend of the reverse, is off the flan. Nevertheless, the second coin may, as type, be attributed to Dar al-Sultanat Ahmadabad (http://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=71633)