Item #35313 Agha Muhammad Khan Qajar (AH 1193-1211) Silver Riyal, Tabriz (dated AH1207) Album 2839 type "C" RARE

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QAJAR �
Agha Muhammad Khan

Reign

AH 1193-1211 (AD 1779-1797)

Denomination

AR Riyal

Date Struck

AH 1207 (AD1793)

Mint

Tabriz � دارالسلطنه تبریز

Reverse

 Mint�name & date are in a decorated pattern.

Obverse

In Farsi reads:Shod Afta�b-O-Ma�h,zar-O-sim dar Jahan/azsekkee-ye Emam be-haqq Sahib-oz-Zamman�, meaning; �theSun & the Moon became gold and silver/from the rightful Imam (the 12th Shi�aleader) the owner of the time�.

Weight

12.62 gr.

Diameter

23 mm.

Reference

KM #623 type C, Album #2839 (scarce)

Grade

Good Very Fine

Comments

Agha Muḥammad Khān Qājār (1742�1797) (Persian: آغا محمد خان قاجار)‎‎ was the chief of the Qajar tribe, succeeding his father Mohammad Hassan Khan, who was killed on the orders of Adil Shah. He became the Emperor/Shah of Persia in 1794 and established the Qajar dynasty. He was succeeded by his nephew, Fat′h Ali Shah Qajar.

For further information on Qajar family past and present, see Mr. Eskandari�s excellent site: http://www.qajarpages.org/qajtoc.html

Price SKU: 35313
US$ 135.00
  • € 118.72
  • £ 105.76
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  • CHF 134.15
  • CAD 180.82

Rates for: 12/07/18

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