Item #1377 Abbasid (Medieval Islam), al-Mahdi (AH 158-169), Silver Dirham, 161AH, MAdinat al-Salam (Baghdad), Album 215.1, NICE STRIKE!! SHINY!!

World Coins - Item #1377 Abbasid (Medieval Islam), al-Mahdi (AH 158-169), Silver Dirham, 161AH, MAdinat al-Salam (Baghdad), Album 215.1, NICE STRIKE!! SHINY!!
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Ruler's
name & His Reign:al-Mahdi
(AD 775-785)
Mint: Madinat al-Salam (Bagdad)
161 AH (AD 778)
Metal &
Denomination: Silver Dirham
Size: 25 mm.
Weight: 2.59 gr.
Reverse: The usual Islamic legendi n the center with the date and mint around it
Obverse: Muhammad Rasul-allah, God's praise and peace be upon him,
al-caliph al-Mahdi (dot below) in
the center, with additional text: (Muhammad
is the messenger of God. He sent him with guidance and the true religion to
reveal it to all religions even if the polytheists abhor it)around it.
Reference:
Album # 215.1
Notes:This is a very shiny and nice
example of Abbasid coinage belonging to the third ruler
Price SKU: 1377
US$ 45.00
  • € 38.22
  • £ 34.19
  • AUD 61.87
  • CHF 43.15
  • CAD 58.22

Rates for: 09/24/18

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