ITEM #35362 QAJAR (IRANIAN DYNASTY) MUHAMMAD SHAH (AH 1250-1264) SILVER QIRAN (KRAN), RASHT AH1255. ALBUM 2913, KM #797, pleasing to eyes!

World Coins - ITEM #35362 QAJAR (IRANIAN DYNASTY) MUHAMMAD SHAH (AH 1250-1264) SILVER QIRAN (KRAN), RASHT AH1255. ALBUM 2913, KM #797, pleasing to eyes!
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QAJAR


Muhammad Shah
 

Reign

AH 1250-1264 (AD1834-1848)

Denomination

AR qiran (kran)

Date Struck

1255 AH (AD 1839)

Mint

Rasht (dar ol-marz) دارالمرز رشت

Obverse

In Farsi reads: “Shahanshah Anbiya’ Muhammad”"

Reverse

Mint name and date inside a dotted circle.

Weight

5.37 gr.

Diameter

20 mm.

Reference

KM #797 type D, Album #2913

Grade

good VF,

Comments

Muhammad Shah was the son of Abbas Mirza, Fath’Ali Shah’s son, and Nasir al-din Shah’s father. A brave father like Abbas and alas a son like…

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