Zengid Atabegs. Qutb al-Din Muhammaad b. Zengi. A.H. 594-616/1197-1219 AD. AE Dirham (11.54 gm, 26mm). Sinjar mint. Dated A.H. 596. Album 1880.2

World Coins - Zengid Atabegs. Qutb al-Din Muhammaad b. Zengi. A.H. 594-616/1197-1219 AD. AE Dirham (11.54 gm, 26mm). Sinjar mint. Dated A.H. 596. Album 1880.2
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Zengid Atabegs. Qutb al-Din Muhammaad b. Zengi. A.H. 594-616/1197-1219 AD. AE Dirham (11.54 gm, 26mm). Sinjar mint. Dated A.H. 596. Obv.: bare-headed draped, and cuirassed male Roman-style bust left, holding spear over shoulder and shield. Rev.: Names and titles of Abbasid caliph and Qutb al-Din Muhammad in four lines and margins; Zangid tamgha in exergue. Whelan Type II, 228-9; Spengler & Sayles type 81.1; Album 1880.2. VF.