Islamic. Zengid Atabegs of Sinjar. Muhammad. AD 1198 to 1219.

Ancient Coins - Islamic. Zengid Atabegs of Sinjar. Muhammad. AD 1198 to 1219.
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Qutb al-din Muhammad bin Zengi ruled from AH 594 to 616 (AD 1198 to 1219).

Denomination : Bronze Dirhem.

Date & Mint : I have not attempted to read the date and mint on this coin, but these are normally Sinjar mint ca. AH 598.

Reference : BMC 3, 622-628.  Mitchiner Islamic - 1139 to 1140.  S&S type 81.  Album 1180.2.

Size : 24.5 x 26.5 mm.  Weight : 11.22 grams.

Grade : good Fine.  This coin is a mid to dark brown color, with some parts of the inscriptions off the flan.

Obverse : Male head right, with a spear over his shoulder and a shield on his shoulder, with Arabic inscriptions around.  The head is of a style that appears to have been copied from some Roman coins.

Reverse : Arabic inscriptions.

Price SKU: vcoin4357
US$ 72.50
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Rates for: 04/20/18

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