Item #13110 Abbasid Empire (Medieval Islam), temp. Harun al-Rashid (AH 170-193), Silver dirham, 190AH, Ma'din al-Shash (today's Tashkent in Central Asia) mint, Album #219.11

World Coins - Item #13110 Abbasid Empire (Medieval Islam), temp. Harun al-Rashid (AH 170-193), Silver dirham, 190AH, Ma'din al-Shash (today's Tashkent in Central Asia) mint, Album #219.11
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Abbasid Coinage
temp.Harun al-Rashid AD 786-809
Reignanonymous, temp. Harun al-Rashid AH170-193

DenominationAR dirham

Date StruckAH 190 (AD 806)

MintMa'dan al-Shash (Tashkent in central Asia)

Obversein the margin: "in The Name of God. This dirham was struck in Ma'dan al-Shash in the year ninty and one hundred" (190)  in the center: "There is no deity except/ (the one) God alone/He has no equal.
Reversein the margin: "Muhammad is the messenger of God. He sent him with guidance and the true religion
to reveal it to all religions even if the polytheists abhor it".
in the center: on the top: Arabic  'ala علی  followed by "Muhammad is the Messenger 
of God/From what was ordered by the Prince al-Ma'mun

Son of the Prince of The Faithful second-in-line Crowned Prince of the Muslims"

Below it in Arabic Governor's name  al-Nasr النصر
Weight2.86 gr.

Diameter26 mm.

ReferenceAlbum #219.11 (although lacks the ruler's own name, it bears the name of his heir, al-Ma'mun).

GradeVF (double struck)

CommentsHarun al-Rashid was the fifth Arab
Abbasid Caliph that encompassed modern Iraq. His birth date remains a
point of discussion, though, as various sources give the dates from 763-6. 
Born: 763? AD, Rayy (near Tehran)
Died: 809 AD, Tous (near Mashhad in Iran)
Spouse: Zubayda bint Ja`far (daughter of Ja'far Barmakid)
Children: Al-Ma'mun, Al-Amin, Al-Mu'tasim (all his successors)
Parents: Al-Mahdi, Al-Khayzuran







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