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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Gold coin.

  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1605-1627 (AH 1014-AH 1037)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 10.91 grammes
    • Diameter: 21 millimetres
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history


    2011, 5th Jun-Oct, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gifts of the Sultans
    2011-2012, 23rd Oct-15th Jan, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Gifts of the Sultans

  • Conservation

    See treatments 

    Treatment date

    5 August 2010

    Reason for treatment


    Treatment proposal

    Remove probable old moulding/cleaning materials from detail.


    Remains of old cleaning/moulding material in detail. 1871,1201.2 has both soft and hard brown yuck.Also some scratches round the edge near the hippocampus' tail.

    Treatment details

    Immersed and brushed with soft natural bristle brush in White Spirit (composition variable - petroleum distillate). Immersed and brushed with soft natural bristle brush in Acetone (propan-1-one/dimethyl ketone). Some manual cleaning with cocktail stick. Dried on inert tissue.

    About these records 

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number



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