INDIA, BENGAL SULTANATE, Ala' al-Din Husain (1493-1519) Silver tanka, No mint, B774 var, RARE!

World Coins - INDIA, BENGAL SULTANATE, Ala' al-Din Husain (1493-1519) Silver tanka, No mint, B774 var, RARE!
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Obverse Legend: al-sultan al-adil ala' al-dunya wa'l din abu'l muzaffar 
Reverse Legend: husain shah al-sultan bin sayyid ashraf al-husaini khallada allah mulkahu wa sultanahu, with no AH date visible
Date c. AH 909-24 (= 1503-18)
Weight 10.68 gm.
Diameter 26 mm.
Die axis 3 o'clock
Reference GG B774 var, Raj ---
Comments
This is an example of Type 3 of Husain's coins with ruler's titles on both sides of the coin.
 
This example, seems to be a variation on Goron & Goenka B774, with a slightly different legend arrangement on the reverse. A RARE type anyway.
Price SKU: mh49.17
US$ 50.00
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