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5 Piastre (5 Qurush): CM.IS.1222-R

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Ruler: ‘Abd al-Majid (1823-61)
Mint: Tunis




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 5 degrees
Image(height): 33 mm
Image(width): 34 mm
Weight: 15.28 g

Place(s) associated

  • Tunis

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


1854 - 1855

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.1222-R
Primary reference Number: 106084
Catalogue: 2576
Ordering: IS-2541
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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