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Dirham: CM.44-1940

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Mahmud (998-1030) (Ruler)
Struck in the name of al-Qadir (991-1030) (Ruler)
Mahmudpur [Lahore] (Mint)
Lahore (Mint)

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19 mm
Image(width): 19 mm
Weight: 2.89 g

Place(s) associated

  • Lahore

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940-01-01) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


1026 - 1027

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.44-1940
Primary reference Number: 90722
Ordering: SU-0059
Goron and Goenka: G25
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Tuesday 11 January 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 11 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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