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Offline capnbirdseye

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Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« on: December 28, 2013, 04:53:44 PM »
Akbar, 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint with Ilahi year 33

9.56g
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2013, 07:16:15 PM »
Nice coin.. I always wonder why half dams of Kabul are more common than the dam.. Although Kabul mint is a very scarce mint..
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #2 on: December 28, 2013, 07:18:58 PM »
Also at ilahi 33, this is one if the earlier mint to issue ilahi copper coins
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2013, 07:22:05 PM »
I'm not sure a Dam has ever been found for this mint, likewise only 1/2 rupees are found but not Rupees as far as I can see
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2013, 07:27:32 PM »
I somehow remember seeing a dam somewhere but can't remember where. Anyways, other denomination known from this scarce mint are chou tanki, do tanki..
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2013, 01:37:52 AM »
Akbar, 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint with Ilahi year 33

9.56g


Nice coin of o scrace mint not easy to get either 1 dam or 1/2 dam specifically in this very fine condition.

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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #6 on: May 14, 2014, 09:54:50 AM »
I'm not sure a Dam has ever been found for this mint, likewise only 1/2 rupees are found but not Rupees as far as I can see

Dear Vic, Akbar's dam of Kabul mint well exists, I possess one and will post a picture soon...
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Re: Akbar. 1/2 Dam or Nisfi of Kabul mint
« Reply #7 on: May 14, 2014, 10:30:53 AM »
Dear Vic, Akbar's dam of Kabul mint well exists, I possess one and will post a picture soon...

Yes I would love to see it,someone posted Fb that Dams are not known for Kabul but since then I notice it's listed as KM#32.35
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