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Offline cmerc

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Please help read script on Akbar dam
« on: July 16, 2015, 04:58:03 PM »
Hello All! I have been going through this old thread trying to read what is written. Can you please help decipher what the text says below 'falus'? Thanks!
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Re: Please help read script on Akbar dam
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2015, 06:57:42 PM »
Zarb Ajmer?
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Re: Please help read script on Akbar dam
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2015, 02:50:30 AM »
Could be Ajmer! I am very new to Mughal dams... So will rely on expert IDs.

Ajmer for sure!
Please refer to these links:
http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php/topic,8087.0.html
http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?topic=11434.0
« Last Edit: July 17, 2015, 03:24:42 AM by cmerc »
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Re: Please help read script on Akbar dam
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2015, 10:08:11 AM »
and the full legend is ( from bottom )
- obverse: "zarb / Ajmer / sikkah / falus"
- reverse :"(fi sanah = off) / 996 / nuhsad / nawad (cut) / (shash = off)
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