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Coins from the Sultanate of Kilwa

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The Kilwa Sultanate was a Medieval sultanate, centered at Kilwa (an island off modern-day Tanzania), whose authority, at its height, stretched over the entire length of the Swahili Coast. It was founded in the 10th century by Ali ibn al-Hassan Shirazi, a Persian prince of Shiraz. By 13th century, the Swahili coast came under sphere influence of Ajuran Empire. Read more

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Sultanate of Kilwa - Dinar (957-1506)

Fals - al-Hasan bin Talut - 1285-1302 AD – obverse
Fals - al-Hasan bin Talut - 1285-1302 AD – reverse
Fals - al-Hasan bin Talut - 1285-1302 AD
(683-701)
Copper – 2.63 g – ø 23 mm
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Hasan - 1302-1316 AD – obverse
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Hasan - 1302-1316 AD – reverse
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Hasan - 1302-1316 AD
(701-715)
Copper – 2.43 g – ø 22 mm
Fals - al-Hasan bin Sulayman - 1310-1333 AD – obverse
Fals - al-Hasan bin Sulayman - 1310-1333 AD – reverse
Fals - al-Hasan bin Sulayman - 1310-1333 AD
(715-716)
Copper – 2.35 g – ø 21 mm
A# 1183
Fals - Daud bin Sulayman - 1316-1364 AD – obverse
Fals - Daud bin Sulayman - 1316-1364 AD – reverse
Fals - Daud bin Sulayman - 1316-1364 AD
(715-765)
Copper – 2.55 g – ø 24 mm
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Husain - 1372-1374 AD – obverse
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Husain - 1372-1374 AD – reverse
Fals - Sulayman bin al-Husain - 1372-1374 AD
(773-775)
Copper – 2.17 g – ø 21 mm
Fals - al-Husain bin Ahmad - 1400-1500 AD – obverse
Fals - al-Husain bin Ahmad - 1400-1500 AD – reverse
Fals - al-Husain bin Ahmad - 1400-1500 AD
(802-905)
Copper – 2.42 g – ø 22 mm
Fals - Ishaq bin Hasan - 1400-1500 AD – obverse
Fals - Ishaq bin Hasan - 1400-1500 AD – reverse
Fals - Ishaq bin Hasan - 1400-1500 AD
(802-905)
Copper – 4.13 g – ø 23 mm

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