Item #32237 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Shah Sultan Hussein (AH 1105-1135) silver Abbasi, Isfahan mint, AH1133 (AD1720), Album #2687 Siege Coin

World Coins -          Item #32237 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Shah Sultan Hussein (AH 1105-1135) silver Abbasi, Isfahan mint, AH1133 (AD1720), Album #2687 Siege Coin
zoom view

SAFAVID  
 Shah Sultan Hussein

Reign

AH1105--1135/AD1694-1722

Denomination

AR silver abbasi (4-shahi)

Date Struck

AH 1133 (AD1720)

Mint

Isfahan (the Capital) RARE siege coin

Obverse

Name of the mint and date in the center as well the legend: bandeh shah-e velayat, Hussein. Nice calligraphy done by masters at the time

Reverse

Shi’a legend in the centre with names of 12 Shi’a imams around it.

Weight

4.61 gr. (lighter weight due to EMERGENCY siege situation)

Diameter

26 mm.

Reference

Album's Checklist (3ed.) #2687 (type D), KM #282

Grade

good VF+

Comments

Shah Sultan Hussein ruled for 30 years. It was during his reign that Afghans attacked Iran. He was forced to place his crown with his hands on the Afghani tyrant.282 (type D) 

 

Price SKU: 32237
US$ 55.00
  • € 48.48
  • £ 43.69
  • AUD 76.26
  • CHF 54.71
  • CAD 73.54

Rates for: 12/12/18

Ships from: Canada