Lot 12

Samid Amirs of Multan Amir Asad NM ND Silver Pre-reform Bilingual Damma Qanhari Dirham

Auction # 13 Lucknow (Online)

  • Estimated Price (INR)
  • 500 - 600
  • Price Realised -
  • Auction Completed!

Catalog Reference #
Fishman & Todd # M65-E6 variant, Album # 1504, G&G # AM2
Metal Composition
Lot Grade/Condition
12.33 mm
0.46 gms
Pre-reform Bilingual Damma (Qanhari Dirham)
912 CE onwards

Samid Amirs of Multan, Amir Asad (912 CE onwards), Silver Pre-reform Bilingual Damma (Qanhari Dirham), 0.46 gms, 12.33 mm, NM, ND, Obv. Srimad / Varaha, Reverse: Three dot motif surrounded by Shri Ta Pa with Lillah Asad (transl. For Allah (struck by) Asad) in Kufic below. The bilingual coins of Asad carry his local biruda (royal title) : Shrimadvaraha referring to the avatar of Lord Vishnu, Fishman & Todd # M65-E6 variant, Album # 1504, G&G # AM2, fine, scarce.