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3 Shahi - Amanullah

3 Shahi - Amanullah -  obverse3 Shahi - Amanullah -  reverse

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Country Afghanistan (Barakzai dynasty)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1298 (1919)
Calendar Iranian - persian
Value 3 Shahi / 15 Paisa (1/4)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Copper
Weight 9.60 g
Diameter 32.5 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 869,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 21
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)


Inscription within a circle surrounded by twelve stars. Shamsi beneath and to the right of the date.


Mosque within an outer circle of ten stars and an inner eight pointed star.



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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1298 (1919) 

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