ITEM #34149, IRANIAN SILVER COIN, KARIM KHAN ZAND, 2-ABBASI, MAZANDARAN MINT (NO DATE) TYPE C, KM #523, ALBUM 2796 SCARCE/RARE MINT EXCEPTIONAL PIECE with engraver's signature: ALI

World Coins - ITEM #34149, IRANIAN SILVER COIN, KARIM KHAN ZAND, 2-ABBASI, MAZANDARAN MINT (NO DATE) TYPE C, KM #523, ALBUM 2796 SCARCE/RARE MINT EXCEPTIONAL PIECE with engraver's signature: ALI
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Karim Khan Zand
AH 1166-1193 (AD1753-1779)

ReignAH 1166-1193 (AD1753-1779)
DenominationAR 2-abbasi (8-shahi)
Date StruckNO DATE (this mint generally is dateless)
MintMAZANDARAN مازندران (SCARCE/RARE)
ObverseIn Farsi the legend reads: شد افتاب و ماه زر و سیم در جهان/ازسکه امام بحق صاحب الزمان "Shod Afta'b-O-Ma'h, zar-O-sim dar Jahan/az sekkee-ye Emam be-haqq Sahib-az-Zamman", meaning; the Sun & the Moon became gold and silver/ from the rightful Imam (the 12th Shi'a leader) the owner of the time.
ReverseThe mint, Dar-ol-marz Mazandaran دارالمرز مازندران inside cartouche with ruler's evocation "ya Karim" یا کریم on top. علی Ali over "mim"  al-marz. See image below.
Weight9.10 gr.
Diameter21 mm.
ReferenceKM #523var. (type C), Album #2796var. type C
Gradegood Very Fine/ Extra Fine. nice strike! on a broad flan
Comments
The word ALI علی on reverse must be the signature of the engraver's name.
 
Karim Khan never took the title of a "King", he was one of Nadir's general who tried to unite Iran after Nadir's sudden death. He rebuilt Iran. For more information on him and Zand Family please go to: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zand_dynasty
World Coins - ITEM #34149, IRANIAN SILVER COIN, KARIM KHAN ZAND, 2-ABBASI, MAZANDARAN MINT (NO DATE) TYPE C, KM #523, ALBUM 2796 SCARCE/RARE MINT EXCEPTIONAL PIECE with engraver's signature: ALI
价格 品种: 33149
US$ 115.00
  • € 101.13
  • £ 90.10
  • AUD 159.45
  • CHF 114.27
  • CAD 154.03

利率: 12/07/18

发货从: Canada