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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: asm on November 09, 2010, 10:35:32 AM

Title: Shah Jahan. Rupee, Mint: Surat, AH 1066, RY 29, KM#235.23
Post by: asm on November 09, 2010, 10:35:32 AM
A rupee of Shah Jahan, AH 1066, RY 29. I am unable to read the mint details. Please help......A rupee type 235.

(http://i1127.photobucket.com/albums/l628/asm2110/Coins/29195.jpg)

Amit
Title: Re: Shah Jahan. Please help.
Post by: Oesho on November 10, 2010, 02:16:18 PM
Mint: Surat
Title: Re: Shah Jahan. Rupee, Mint: Surat, AH 1066, RY 29, KM#235.23
Post by: asm on November 11, 2010, 02:22:20 AM
Dear Oesho,

Thank you for the attribution of the mint.

Amit
Title: Re: Shah Jahan. Rupee, Mint: Surat, AH 1066, RY 29, KM#235.23
Post by: Figleaf on November 11, 2010, 08:53:32 AM
I find the stress marks quite interesting. They can often be seen on Roman coins, but I don't remember (hah!) seeing them on Indian coins before.

Peter