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Multiple dirham: CM.169-1998

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Mansur I (961-76)
Mint: Balkh




History note: Bt Tye (list 33 no. 21a), 1998

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 37 mm
Die Axis: 335 degrees
Weight: 4.19 g

Place(s) associated

  • Balkh

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Coins and Medals Fund


975 - 976

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.169-1998
Primary reference Number: 107549
Catalogue: 846
Ordering: IS-0807
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 24 July 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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