INDIA, DELHI SULTANATE, Sher Shah Suri (1538-45) Silver rupee of Gwaliar, AH 951. SUPERB!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, DELHI SULTANATE, Sher Shah Suri (1538-45) Silver rupee of Gwaliar, AH 951. SUPERB!
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Obverse Legend, including name in Nagari and date (951)
Reverse Legend
Date AH 951 ( = 1544-45 CE)
Weight 11.42 gm.
Diameter 28 mm.
Die axis 9 o'clock
Reference Rajgor 1659, Goron-Goenka D781
Comments Sher Shah was a brilliant general and also a brilliant administrator. He drove the Mughal emperor Humayun from India and re-established the Delhi Sultanate. Among his many civil reforms was the introduction of the rupee, which continues as the Indian monetary unit to this day. A beautiful coin on a large 28 mm flan!
Prix SKU: MH24.14
US$ 55.00
  • € 46.51
  • £ 39.78
  • AUD 75.14
  • CHF 50.45
  • CAD 69.79

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