Author Topic: Shah Jahan Rupee of quatrefoil type, Surat, AH 1055?  (Read 500 times)

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Offline capnbirdseye

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Shah Jahan Rupee of quatrefoil type, Surat, AH 1055?
« on: January 29, 2014, 02:34:50 PM »
Shah Jahan Rupee, Surat, it looks like the date is AH 1055/ RY20?

It must be KM#230.3 which doesn't list this date, also 1055 shoulf be RY 18 or 19 so not sure if i read the date as 1055?
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Re: Shah Jahan Rupee of quatrefoil type, Surat, AH 1055?
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2014, 04:44:48 PM »
One of a kind from Surat mint.

Other types are :
1. Square area
2.3 lines

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Re: Shah Jahan Rupee of quatrefoil type, Surat, AH 1055?
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 04:51:47 PM »
It seems that is well the year 20, if you take your "bird eye"  :D, don't you read 1057 ?
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Re: Shah Jahan Rupee of quatrefoil type, Surat, AH 1055?
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2014, 05:09:11 PM »
It seems that is well the year 20, if you take your "bird eye"  :D, don't you read 1057 ?

I cannot see a 7 , 4th dijit has round top which looks clearer in my hand
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