20 Para - Abdülmecid I Constantinople

20 Para - Abdülmecid I (Constantinople) -  obverse20 Para - Abdülmecid I (Constantinople) -  reverse

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Features

Country Ottoman Empire
Sultan Abdulmejid I (1839-1861)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1255 (1848-1859)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 20 Para (0.005)
Currency Lira (1844-1923)
Composition Copper
Weight 14.95 g
Diameter 31 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 668
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Obverse

Toughra, year below

Lettering:
٢١
سنة

Translation: Year 21

Reverse

Value in centre of circular text, date below within text

Lettering:
عز نصره ضرب في قسطنطينية
٢٠
١٢٥٥
سنة

Translation:
May he be victorious
Struck in Constantinople
20
Year 1255

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Konstantiniyye / Qustantiniyah, modern-day İstanbul, Turkey

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1255 (1848) ١٠ 5% KM#668.1 (thick planchet)
1255 (1854) ١٦ 4,350,000 6.97 30% KM#668.1 (thick planchet)
1255 (1855) ١٧ 2,050,000 9% KM#668.1 (thick planchet)
1255 (1855) ١٧ 3% KM#668.2 (thin planchet)
1255 (1857) ١٩ 1,200,000 9% KM#668.2 (thin planchet)
1255 (1858) ٢٠ 3,000,000 27% KM#668.2 (thin planchet)
1255 (1859) ٢١ 8,400,000 3.27 40% KM#668.2 (thin planchet)

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