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100 dirhams: CM.1563-2009

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Hassan II (1961-99)
Issuer: Bank al-Maghrib



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2009-12-01) by Lewcock, Ronald, Prof.


1987 CE - 1991 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Sultan Hassan II half left at right with fortified tower in background, head of Hassan II facing in watermark panel at left

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Popular demonstration approaching with flags, portrait of Sultan Hassan II and banners, led by dove carrying seal, roses and skeletal representations of gemstones at left, head of Hassan II facing in watermark panel at right

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1563-2009
Primary reference Number: 176466
Bruce & Shafer: 65a
Serial: ع28ط843466
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 2 January 2013 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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