Coins from Khanate of Crimea

The Crimean Khanate was a Turkic state of the Ottoman Empire from 1441 to 1783, the longest-lived of the Turkic khanates that succeeded the empire of the Golden Horde of Mongol origin. Established by Hacı I Giray in 1441, the Crimean khans were the patrilineal descendants of Toqa Temür, thirteenth son of Jochi and grandson of Genghis Khan through marriage. Ottoman forces under Gedik Ahmet Pasha conquered all of the Crimean peninsula and joined it to the khanate in 1475. In 1774, it was released as a sovereign political entity, following the Russo-Turkish Treaty of Küçük Kaynarca, and formally annexed by the Russian Empire in 1783, becoming the Taurida Governorate. The khanate was located in present-day Russia, Ukraine, Romania and Moldova. In 1475, the Ottomans imprisoned Meñli I Giray for three years for resisting the invasion. After returning from captivity in Constantinople, he accepted the suzerainty of the Ottoman Empire. Nevertheless, Ottoman sultans treated the khans more as allies than subjects. The khans continued to have a foreign policy independent from the Ottomans in the steppes of Little Tartary. The khans continued to mint coins and use their names in Friday prayers, two important signs of sovereignty. Their coinage was similar to the Golden Horde akce, that's because the Crimean Tatars thought of their khanate as a direct descendant of the Golden Horde.
Wikidata: Q160440

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Beshilik

Manghir - Sahib II Giray
1185 (1772)

Billon • 0.53 g • ⌀ 13 mm
KM# 34, Retowski# ab. XVIII, # 1, Retowski# III, Tab.XVIII
Available for swap Akce - Ghazi Giray II (Kafa mint)
1017 (996-1608)

Billon • 0.22 g • ⌀ 9 mm
MB# 8
Akce - Jani Beg Giray (Second reign)
(1037-1044)

Silver • 0.22 g • ⌀ 10 mm
KM# 3.1
Available for swap Akce - Hajji Giray I
(1420-1466)

Silver • 0.7 g • ⌀ 15 mm
Retowski# 119/130
Available for swap Akce - Hajji Geray
867-871 (1463-1467)

Silver • 0.6 g • ⌀ 14 mm
Retowski# 129
Akce - Nur Devlet Khan
871 (1467)

Silver • 0.66 g • ⌀ 14 mm
Akce - Saadet Giray
929 (1523)

Billon • 0.59 g • ⌀ 11.5 mm
Available for swap Akce - Sahib Giray
(1532-1551)

Billon • 0.54 g • ⌀ 12 mm
Retowski# 7
Available for swap Akce - Dawlat I Giray
(1550-1577)

Billon • 0.40 g • ⌀ 11 mm
Available for swap Akce - Mehmed II Giray
985 (1578)

Billon • 0.63 g • ⌀ 13 mm
Akce - Salamat Giray
1017 (1608-1610)

Silver • 0.26 g • ⌀ 10 mm
KM# 1

Numista referee for coins of this issuer is Cyrillius, SStefanov.

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