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6 dirhams: CM.546-2002

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 33

Maker(s)

Ruler: Abu Sa‘id (1316-35)
Mint: Jarjarm

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Notes

History note: Bt Tye, list M15, 2002, no. 273

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 280 degrees
Image(height): 28 mm
Image(width): 27 mm
Weight: 8.25 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Coins and Medals Fund

Dating

1316 - 1335

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.546-2002
Primary reference Number: 106806
Ordering: IS-3313
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 15 December 2020 Last processed: Monday 26 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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