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Tanka (coin): CM.935-1963

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Ruler: Rukn. Barbak (1459-74)
Origin: Bengal




History note: Botham Bequest 1963

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 29 mm
Image(width): 29 mm
Weight: 10.6 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963-10-10) by Botham, A.W.


1459 CE - 1474 CE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.935-1963
Primary reference Number: 90812
Ordering: SU-2240
Rajgor: T379
Goron and Goenka: B549
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 April 2013 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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