tem #32355 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Tahmasp I (AH 930-984) silver Shahi, Kirman mint, AH 949 (AD 1543), Album #2599, sharp and strong strike. extra fine rare mint

World Coins - tem #32355 Safavid (Iranian Dynasty) Tahmasp I (AH 930-984) silver Shahi, Kirman mint, AH 949 (AD 1543), Album #2599, sharp and strong strike. extra fine rare mint
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SAFAVID
Shah Tahmasp I

Reign

AH930-984/AD1524-1578

Denomination

AR silver Shahi

Date Struck

AH 949 /AD 1543 (third western standard) 

Mint

Kirman کرمان

Obverse

Full titles and the name of the ruler around a cartouche with mint inside.

Reverse

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

Weight

5.17 gr.

Diameter

20 mm.

Reference

Album #2599, Zeno 146579  https://www.zeno.ru/showphoto.php?photo=146579

Grade

Extra Fine, nice strike fully dated with clear mint

Comments

 
Tahmasp I was an influential Shah of Iran, who enjoyed the longest reign of any member of the Safavid dynasty.
He was the son and successor of Ismail I. Wikipedia
Born: February 22, 1514, Shahabad, Isfahan
Died: May 14, 1576, Qazvin, Iran
Price SKU: 32355
US$ 65.00
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