Islamic. Abbasid Caliphate. Al-Mahdi. AD 775 to 785. Silver Dirhem.

Ancient Coins - Islamic. Abbasid Caliphate. Al-Mahdi. AD 775 to 785. Silver Dirhem.
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Abbasid coins of this period do not name the Caliphs, and are assigned to the rules based on the dates on them.

Denomination : Silver Dirhem.  Mint : Madinat al-Salam

Date : AH 160 (AD 776).

Reference : Album 215.1. Mitchiner Islamic 159 variety.

Size : 25.0 x 27.3 mm.  Weight : 2.92 grams.

Grade : XF with lots of lustre.  A couple of spots of dark toning.

Obverse and Reverse : Arabic inscriptions.  On the reverse there are three pellets, one near the top and two below.

Price SKU: vcoin5268
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Rates for: 12/07/18

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