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

Ancient Coins - Islamic. Zengid Atabegs of Sinjar. Muhammad. AD 1198 to 1219. AE Dirhem.
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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 : Sinjar mint.  Only the first two digits of the date are visilble, so we no it is AH 59x, and is mostly likely AH 598.

Reference : BMC 3, 622-628.  Mitchiner Islamic - 1139 to 1140.  S&S type 81. Album 1880.2.

Size : 25.7 x 26.6 mm.  Weight : 12.65 grams.

Grade : Fine with weak areas.  Dark brown patina.

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: vcoin5339
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Rates for: 04/23/18

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