Lot 1725
CRUSADERS. Crusader Imitations of Islamic Dirhams. Dirham (Silver, 22 mm, 2.81 g, 11 h), imitating an Ayyubid dirham from Damascus, citing the deceased Ayyubid al-Salih Ismai'l and the deceased Abbasid caliph al-Mustansir. Akka (Acre), AH 651 = AD 1253. Album 849.2. Malloy 11. Metcalf, Crusades, 233 ff. Wäckerlin -. A very attractive example. About extremely fine.


This interesting imitation bears the Christian date 1253 instead of the usual hijri date.
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50 CHF
Hammer price:
800 CHF
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Closing time: 16-Aug-20, 19:29:00 CEST
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