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Half dirham: CM.IS.680-R

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Salah al-Din (1169-93) (Ruler)
Dimashq (Mint)
Damascus (Mint)


History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 145 degrees
Image(height): 16 mm
Image(width): 16 mm
Weight: 1.34 g

Place(s) associated

  • Dimashq
  • Damascus

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


1169 CE - 1193 CE


Mintname: Dimashq

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.680-R
Primary reference Number: 105243
Catalogue: 1510
Ordering: IS-1473
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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