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Qiran: CM.IS.861-R

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Ruler: Nasir al-Din (1848-96)
Mint: Astarabad




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 30 degrees
Image(height): 20 mm
Image(width): 20 mm
Weight: 4.91 g

Place(s) associated

  • Astarabad

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


1865 - 1866

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.861-R
Primary reference Number: 105041
Catalogue: 1992
Ordering: IS-1956
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Monday 26 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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