Lot 110

Early Medieval Islamic Abbasid Caliphate Sulaiman Bin Musa Governor in Tabaristan Tabaristan Mint Silver Hemi Drachm

Auction # 19 Lucknow (Online)

  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 2000 - 2500
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Album # 65
Metal Composition
Lot Grade/Condition
very fine
23.19 mm
2.55 gms
Hemi Drachm
AH 171-173

Early Medieval Islamic, Abbasid Caliphate, Sulaiman Bin Musa (AH 171-173), Silver Hemi Drachm, 2.55 gms, 23.19 mm, Governor in Tabaristan, Tabaristan Mint, PYE 137 (AH 172), Obverse. Facing pseudo-bust with lozenge in place of head; slymn in Arabic to right; 'pd in Pahlavi to lower right in outer margin; nwk' in Pahlavi to lower left, Reverse. Fire altar with attendants flanking; pellets flanking flames, date to left, mint to right; triple circle border with alternating star-in-crescent and triple pellet motifs, Album # 65, very fine, very rare.