Crusaders. Kingdom of Tripoli. imitation of Abbasid silver.

Ancient Coins - Crusaders. Kingdom of Tripoli. imitation of Abbasid silver.
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This coin imitates the silver Dirhems of the Abbasid caliph al-Salih Isma'il, issued at Damascus in ca AD 1237 or just after, with these coins probably struck for trade with the local people..

Denomination : Silver dirhem.

Date : This coin has no visible date on the flan, but these were issued between about AD 1243 and 1250 by the Crusaders at Tripoli.

Reference  : CCS page 134, #3.  The prototype coin was Album - 837.

Size : 14.8 x 15.2 mm. Weight : 1.45 grams.

Grade : XF with parts of the inscriptions off the flan (as usual).

Obverse and Reverse : Arabic inscriptions naming caliph al-Salih Isma'il.

Price SKU: vcoin4881
US$ 55.00
  • € 47.95
  • £ 42.21
  • AUD 77.03
  • CHF 54.77
  • CAD 71.67

Rates for: 10/19/18

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