Item #32183 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Shah Safi I (AH 1038-1052) silver abbasi, Tabriz mint, dated AH 1051, Album 2638.3 type C, KM #142 (type B), RARE type

World Coins - Item #32183 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Shah Safi I (AH 1038-1052) silver abbasi, Tabriz mint, dated AH 1051, Album 2638.3 type C, KM #142 (type B), RARE type
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SAFAVID
Shah Safi I

Reign

AH1038--1052/AD1629-1642

Denomination

AR silver Abbasi (4-shahi)

Date Struck

AH 1051 (AD1641)

Mint

Tabriz (northeastern Iran) 

Obverse

The farsi legend reads: �hast az jaan gholam-e shah Safi�. With mint and date inside a circle.

Reverse

The usual Shi�a legend. Please notice a tree like symbol inside the "lam" of rasul.

Weight

7.67 gr.

Diameter

24 mm. Lareg flan for this ruler's coins.

Reference

Album's Checklist #2638.3 (type C), KM #142 type B (RARE type)

Grade

VF+

Comments

�Saam Mirza� was the grandson of Abbas I whose father Safi Mirza was killed on the order of Abbas I. Shah Abbas in his will left his throne to his grandson who decided to call himself Shah Safi in honor of his father. The obverse of this coin is a reference to his popular father. He was only 17 when he started his reign.

Price SKU: 32183
US$ 70.00
  • € 59.48
  • £ 52.69
  • AUD 96.11
  • CHF 67.28
  • CAD 90.25

Rates for: 09/20/18

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