Author Topic: silver rupee coin of muhammad shah AH 1138 R YR 8 shahjahanabad mint ?  (Read 824 times)

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Offline SHIVANJALI

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Is mark at 6 o clock position common with these coins ?

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Re: silver rupee coin of muhammad shah AH 1138 R YR 8 shahjahanabad mint ?
« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2014, 04:51:45 PM »
Yes its attribution seems to correct.

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Re: silver rupee coin of muhammad shah AH 1138 R YR 8 shahjahanabad mint ?
« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2014, 02:24:04 AM »
Is mark at 6 o clock position common with these coins ?
Well, the mark over the 'mub' of Mubarak in the bottom line of the top image (obverse) is observed on most coins of Muhammad Shah of this mint but the mark varies from time to time.

The reason why these were put and if they have any significance is a matter of study.

Amit
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