965EL7Z) Artuqids of Mardin. Husam al-Din Yuluq Arslan. 1184-1201 AD. AE Dirhem (32 mm, 13.29 gm). Roman style ("Nero") head left, at left, smaller Byzantine bust facing / VF+

World Coins - 965EL7Z) Artuqids of Mardin. Husam al-Din Yuluq Arslan. 1184-1201 AD. AE Dirhem (32 mm, 13.29 gm). Roman style ("Nero") head left, at left, smaller Byzantine bust facing / VF+
zoom view
965EL7Z) Artuqids of Mardin. Husam al-Din Yuluq Arslan. 1184-1201 AD. AE Dirhem (32 mm, 13.29 gm). Roman style ("Nero") head left, at left, smaller Byzantine bust facing / Four line legend citing Saladin as overlord. S/S 34; Edhem 50. VF+, dark red-brown patina.
 
Obv.: Large diademed Roman-style male head on the right, facing left in profile, hair dishevelled; smaller crowned Byzantine-style bust facing forward with garment.legend in late Kufic in an arc above, from 2 to 11 o'clock, bearing the ruler's personal laqab and the title Malik Diyarbakr; all within a beaded circle.
 
Rev.: Four-line legend in late Kufic, continuing in the right and left fields, including four laqabs, the ism and nasab(patronymic) of the Ayyubid overlord Saladin; all within a beaded circle.
Price SKU: 965EL7Z
US$ 247.00
  • € 218.76
  • £ 186.67
  • AUD 346.34
  • CHF 245.49
  • CAD 331.03

Rates for: 03/26/19

Ships from: Canada