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Bisti: CM.IS.849-R

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Sultan Husayn (1694-1722)
Mint: uncertain




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 60 degrees
Image(height): 8 mm
Image(width): 9 mm
Weight: 0.7 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


1706 - 1707


Album gives no such denomination for this reign but wear does not account for gap between this and shahi weight; irregular?

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.849-R
Primary reference Number: 105055
Catalogue: 1969
Ordering: IS-1933
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 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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