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Dirham: CM.IS.169-R

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Al-Mahdi (775-85)
Mint: Madinat al-Salam




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 165 degrees
Image(height): 23 mm
Image(width): 24 mm
Weight: 2.8 g

Place(s) associated

  • Madinat al-Salam

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


779 - 780

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.169-R
Primary reference Number: 105811
Catalogue: 482
Ordering: IS-0443
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 March 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 27 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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