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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • dinar
  • Description

    Gold coin.(obverse) Arabic inscription.
    (reverse) Arabic inscription.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 743 (AH 126)
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 4.26 grammes
    • Diameter: 20 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Script

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Language

      • Inscription Content

        لا إله إلا
        الله وحده
        لا شريك له
        محمد رسول الله ارسله بالهدى و دين الحق ليظهره على الدين كله
      • Inscription Translation

        There is no god but
        God alone
        He has no partner
        Muhammad is the Messenger of God, He sent him with guidance and the religion of truth that he may cause it to prevail over all religion.
      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Script

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Language

      • Inscription Content

        الله احد الله
        الصمد لم يلد
        و لم يولد
        بسم الله ضرب هذا الدينر سنة ست و عشرين و مئة
      • Inscription Translation

        God is one, God
        Is the Eternal, He begets not,
        Nor was He begotten
        In the name of God this dinar was struck in the year 126.
  • Bibliography

    • BMC Oriental (Arab-Byzantine) 246, p.98 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • Marsden XIV
  • C&M Catalogue number

    • EBp98.246

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