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Qirsh: CM.106-1928

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Ruler: Abdul Hamid II (1876-1909)
Ruler: Muhammad al-Sadiq Bey (1876-82) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Misr



Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 15 degrees
Image(height): 18 mm
Image(width): 18 mm
Weight: 1.18 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928-10-11) by Smith, J. P. F.


1878 - 1879

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.106-1928
Primary reference Number: 107725
Catalogue: 2843
Ordering: IS-2808
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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