385CERY1) EARLIEST DATABLE ISLAMIC COIN : ALBUM # 1; ARAB-SASANIAN, RARE VF

Ancient Coins - 385CERY1) EARLIEST DATABLE ISLAMIC COIN : ALBUM # 1; ARAB-SASANIAN, RARE VF
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385CERY1) EARLIEST DATABLE ISLAMIC COIN : ALBUM # 1; ARAB-SASANIAN, AR DIRHAM, 28.5 MM,  2.73 GRAMS, CIRCA 652-660 AD, ANONYMOUS YAZDIGERD III TYPE WITH BISMILLAH IN 2ND QUARTER MARGIN, STRUCK AT BN ( IN KIRMAN PROVINCE) AND BEARING FROZEN YEAR 20 OF YE = 651-652 AD, TYPE OF ALBUM # 1, IN VF CONDITION; RATED RARE.

ARAB-SASANIAN COINAGE :  IN THE EARLY YEARS OF THE ISLAMIC EMPIRE EXPANSION TO THE EAST, AND BEFORE THE MONETARY REFORM OF ABDEL MALEK, THE ARABS ADOPTED THE EXISTING SASANIAN COINAGE IN THE EASTERN PROVINCES. THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR REPLACED THE SASANIAN KING'S NAME AND EXCLAMATIONS SUCH AS ' BISMILLAH ' (IN THE NAME OF GOD), OR ' LILLAH AL HAMD ' (THANKS TO GOD), OR ' RABBY ' ( MY GOD) WERE ADDED TO THE OBVERSE MARGIN. THE MINT OCCURS ON THE RIGHT HAND REVERSE AND DATE ON THE LEFT HAND REV. AS IN THE SASANIAN SERIES.


Price SKU: 385CERY1
US$ 375.00
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