1 Qirsh - Abd al-Azīz Hejaz & Nejd and Dependencies


Issuer Saudi Arabia
King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman (1921-1953)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1346 (1928)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Qirsh (1/22)
Currency Riyal (1925-1960)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 26 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 11708
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 9,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 7.1
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.


Script: Arabic

عبد العزيز السعود
ملك الحجاز ونجد وملحقاتها

Abd al-Aziz al-Sa'ud
King of Hejaz, Nejd and dependencies


Script: Arabic

قرش واحد

One Qirsh




Coins of 1925: Minted in Mecca as Sharifate or Emirate of Mecca (968-1925)
Coins of 1926: King of Hejaz and Sultan of Nejd as dual Monarchy

Coins of 1927/1928/1930: King of Hejaz & Nejd and Dependencies (new title taken up)

Coins from 1935: King of Saudi Arabia (New title taken up in 1932)

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1346 (1928)  0% ١٣٤٦ Proof

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