The first Ottoman ashrafi, struck after the conquest of Cairo
Lot 2126
ISLAMIC, Ottoman Empire. Salim I Yavuz ('the Grim'), AH 918-926 / AD 1512-1520. Ashrafi (Gold, 19 mm, 3.38 g, 6 h), Misr, AH 923 = AD 1517. Pere -. Sultan 9202. Very rare. Minor marks and with light areas of weakness, otherwise, good very fine.

From an important collection of late Mamluk and Ottoman gold coins.

The type is the first ashrafi minted by the Ottomans in Egypt after Salim I conquered Cairo.
Starting price:
300 CHF
Hammer price:
3200 CHF
Bid increment:
Minimum bid:
Number of bids:
Time left:
Closing time: 08-Dec-19, 23:22:30 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.