Akbar Dam Mint Fathpur 986 A.H

Started by abhinumis, February 15, 2012, 08:09:07 AM

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abhinumis

Hi all,
Here is another dam of Akbar. Mint I guess is Fathpur. Please correct my attribution and give more information on the coin. Wt 19.9gms. Please can somebody provide the complete legend on the coin
Dr.Abhishek

Ansari

Nicely strucked.....Fathehpur is clearly visible.

asm

Nice work Ansari. Possible to work your pen on the balance words on (and off) the coin so that biginers get a better understanding of how to read the coin.

Amit
"It Is Better To Light A Candle Than To Curse The Darkness"

Ansari

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Quote from: asm on February 15, 2012, 10:01:19 AM
Nice work Ansari. Possible to work your pen on the balance words on (and off) the coin so that biginers get a better understanding of how to read the coin.

Amit

Thankyou Amit , let me try on one side.

asm

Fantastic work.............. Thank you.

Amit
"It Is Better To Light A Candle Than To Curse The Darkness"

Figleaf

Excellent, Ansari, thank you. You are in a very small group of people who wil do this. The results are an amazing guide to those who would like to collect hese coins but are wary of the script.

Peter
An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.

@josephjk

Yes Ansari, thank you for doing that, it opens up a whole new world of coins for me. I see a lot of similar coins at shows locally, but I'm always reluctant to buy them because I could not read them. Now I know where to go when I need them attributed!
Peter's tag line is so appropriate - An unidentified coin is a piece of metal

abhinumis

It was simply awesome!! opened up the mystery in the coin.. If I'm not asking more, pls do the same to the other side of the coin
cheers
Dr.Abhishek