Item #3471, Iranian silver coin, Karim Khan Zand, Abbasi, Rekab mint (dated 1177AH) Type D, KM #528, Album 2801

World Coins -    Item #3471, Iranian silver coin, Karim Khan Zand, Abbasi, Rekab mint (dated 1177AH) Type D, KM #528, Album 2801
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Karim Khan Zand

AH 1166-1193 (AD1753-1779)
ReignAH 1166-1193 (AD1753-1779)
DenominationAR Abbasi
Date StruckAH 1177 (1764AD)

MintRekab (this must have been a mint en-route for a military campaign).
Reversethe usual Shiite formula
Obversemint, date and ruler's evocation "ya Karim"
Weight4.50 gr.
Diameter20 mm.
ReferenceKM #528 type D, Album #2801
Gradegood VF
CommentsThis type "D" was minted only from 1174 to 1179.
Karim Khan never took the title of "King", he was one of Nadir's general who tried to unite Iran after Nadir's sudden death. He rebuilt Iran. For more information on him and Zand Family please go to: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zand_dynasty

World Coins -    Item #3471, Iranian silver coin, Karim Khan Zand, Abbasi, Rekab mint (dated 1177AH) Type D, KM #528, Album 2801
Price SKU: 3471
US$ 47.00
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Rates for: 01/19/18

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