Author Topic: Azam Shah Surat Rupee  (Read 251 times)

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Offline sailor

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Azam Shah Surat Rupee
« on: March 10, 2020, 02:23:59 PM »
Hi All,

Sharing a Azam Shah Surat Mint rupee.

Almost all the relevant details on the flan.

KM - 332.5
wt - 11.43 gm

Regards
Gaurav

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Re: Azam Shah Surat Rupee
« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2020, 07:56:55 PM »
An excellent coin! Congrats
Dr.Abhishek

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Re: Azam Shah Surat Rupee
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2020, 04:13:14 AM »
Thanks Dr. Abhishek.

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Re: Azam Shah Surat Rupee
« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2020, 10:19:58 AM »
Agreed. Interesting double strike effect. Maybe the minter knew the metal was too cold and used just a little bit extra force. It worked on the fixed die: sharp, clean detail. However, the hammer bounced on the upper die.

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

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Re: Azam Shah Surat Rupee
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2020, 11:56:41 AM »
Thanks Peter that's an interesting take. i didn't think of it that way.