1432EC) ZANGID ATABEG OF MOSUL; QUTB AL-DIN MAWDUD; VF

World Coins - 1432EC) ZANGID ATABEG OF MOSUL; QUTB AL-DIN MAWDUD; VF
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1432EC) ZANGID ATABEG OF MOSUL; QUTB AL-DIN MAWDUD; 544-565 AH/ 1149-1170 AD; 11.85 GRMS, 30 MM ;AE DIRHAM; TYPE SS 59.3, ALBUM TYPE 1858.

Obv.: Male bust with pronounced Turkish features facing slightly left, hair dishevelled with prominent knot at forehead and long locks falling to each side; two winged creatures above, with inner wings thrust forward, tips crossed; marginal legend in simple Kufic in curved segments in right and left fields bearing the date in Arabic words = 557 AH AND THUS TYPE SS 59.3; all within a beaded circle.

Rev.: Four-line legend in simple Kufic bearing three compound laqabs of the Zengid ruler, including the unusual formulation Tughril Tekin Atabeg; continuing in the right, top and left margins with his ism and nasab back two generations; all within a beaded circle. the marginal elements are inscribed somewhat smaller than the four central lines.

 

 

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