Author Topic: Jahangir Dam, Rawani Type AH 1021, RY 7, Agra  (Read 942 times)

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Jahangir Dam, Rawani Type AH 1021, RY 7, Agra
« on: October 06, 2012, 05:32:27 PM »
Please help me in identifying this coin.
Weight- 19 grams.
Diameter- 24 mm.
Thickness- 4 mm.

Thank you

updated photo on 31-10-12



« Last Edit: October 31, 2012, 05:42:59 AM by Ansari »

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Re: Help in identification.
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2012, 06:26:59 PM »
1061......Shah Jahan????

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Re: Help in identification.
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2012, 06:42:13 PM »
The AH year corresponds to Shah Jajan but unable to trace anyone like this on Zeno

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Re: Help in identification.
« Reply #3 on: October 07, 2012, 03:47:54 AM »
Copper has never found much importance till now. You will see that there are substantially more silver than copper coins.....

Since you can read the script, can you read what is on one face, may be the month?
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Re: Help in identification.
« Reply #4 on: October 07, 2012, 06:15:52 AM »
Same type as this.

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Re: Help in identification.
« Reply #5 on: October 07, 2012, 06:34:53 AM »
Thank you Amit ji.

Thanks Overload, exactly now after cleaning obverse i can clearly see Agra, your illustrative work made it easier.


lol.....i was reading 2 as 6.  :P

Modifying the name of topic accordingly.
« Last Edit: October 07, 2012, 03:34:21 PM by Ansari »