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20 Qirsh: CM.IS.1422-R

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Ruler: Abdul Hamid II (1876-1909) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Misr




History note: No provenance.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


Production date: AD 1886


2 Qirsh coins attached to single central 20 Qirsh as brooch

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Image(height) 19 mm Image(width) 40 mm Weight 5.78 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.1422-R
Primary reference Number: 105862
Catalogue: 2932
Ordering: IS-2896
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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