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Offline Rajagopal

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Paika, Muhammad bin Tughluq. G/G D 390 R
« on: September 12, 2021, 08:55:23 AM »
Looks like this one is not there in the index..Could not find one in Zeno as well. Weighs 4.13 g.

Obv 'al sultan zill allah'
Rev 'muhammad bin tughluqshah'

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Re: Paika, Muhammad bin Tughluq. G/G D 390 R
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2021, 04:20:12 PM »
Surprisingly I found one in my collection which I did not posted. So let's join this with your nice example.
Copper Paika
 4.48 gm
14.8 mm
Obv: Al sultan zill allah (the sultan the shadow of allah)
Rev: muhammad bin tughlaqshah
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Re: Paika, Muhammad bin Tughluq. G/G D 390 R
« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2021, 01:05:37 PM »
Nice finds ! As if this ruler did not already have enough different types  :P

The legend reminds me of this earlier Khwarezmshah type where the legend is slightly longer “السلطان / ظل الله في / الأرض “  “Al-Sultan / Zil Allah fi / al’ard”, or “The Sultan, the shadow of Allah on earth”.