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coin

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    MAR.7

  • Denomination

    • dinar, 1/3
  • Description

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

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 721 (AH 103)
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 1.31 grammes
    • Diameter: 13 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Arabic
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Arabic
      • Inscription Content

        لا إله إ
        لا الله
        محمد رسول الله أرسله بالهدى و دين الحق
      • Inscription Translation

        There is no god
        but God
        Muhammad is the Messenger of God, He sent him with guidance and the religion of truth.
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Arabic
      • Inscription Position

        inscription
      • Inscription Language

        Arabic
      • Inscription Content

        بسم الله
        الرحمن
        الرحيم
        ضرب هذا الثلث سنة ثلث و مئة
      • Inscription Translation

        In the name of God
        The Benificent
        The Merciful
        This third was struck in the year 103.
  • Bibliography

    • BMC Oriental (Arab-Byzantine) 222, p.93 bibliographic details
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1834

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    MAR.7

  • Additional IDs

    • Marsden VII
  • C&M Catalogue number

    • EBp93.222

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