Skip to main content

Square dirham: CM.68-1941

An image of Square dirham

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Anonymous issues
Mint: No mint
Place of use: Africa



Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 0 degrees
Image(height): 16 mm
Image(width): 16 mm
Weight: 1.49 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (21/11/1941) by Spittle, D. T.


1130 - 1269

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.68-1941
Primary reference Number: 106623
Catalogue: 707
Ordering: IS-0668
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Square dirham" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-09-24 22:45:36

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Square dirham |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-09-24 22:45:36|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Square dirham"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Square dirham</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Square dirham

Accession Number: CM.69-1941

Square dirham

Accession Number: CM.IS.282-R

Square dirham

Accession Number: CM.IS.281-R

Square dirham

Accession Number: CM.IS.280-R

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...