INDIA, DELHI SULTANATE, Sher Shah Suri (1538-45) Silver rupee of Gwaliar, AH 950. CHOICE!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, DELHI SULTANATE, Sher Shah Suri (1538-45) Silver rupee of Gwaliar, AH 950. CHOICE!
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Obverse Legend, including name in Nagari and date (950)
Reverse Legend
Date AH 950 ( = 1543-44 CE)
Weight 11.34 gm.
Diameter 28 mm.
Die axis 4 o'clock
Reference Rajgor 1659, Goron-Goenka D781
Comments Sher Shah was a brilliant general and also a brilliant administrator. He drove the Mughal emperor Humayun from India and re-established the Delhi Sultanate. Among his many civil reforms was the introduction of the rupee, which continues as the Indian monetary unit to this day.
Price SKU: mh24.12
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