20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II

Features

Issuer Egypt
Sultan Abdul Hamid II (1876-1909)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1302-1325 (1885-1907)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 20 Qirsh = ⅕ Pound (0.20)
Currency Pound (1834-1916)
Composition Silver (.833)
Weight 28 g
Diameter 40 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
28412
References KM# 296
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Tughra above denomination and wreath design

Script: Arabic

Lettering:
٢٠
ش

Translation: 20 Qirsh

Reverse

Regnal year above inscription and accession year within wreath design

Script: Arabic

Lettering:
١٠
ضرب في
مصر
١٢٩٣

Translation:
10
Struck in Egypt
1293

Edge

Reeded

Mints

H Heaton and Sons / The Mint Birmingham (Heaton and Sons / The Mint Birmingham Limited), United Kingdom (1850-2003)
W Berlin, Germany (1280-date)

See also

Manage my collection

Please sign in or create an account to manage your collection.

Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1302 (1885) W Photo 874 000 $ 42 $ 70 $ 130 31% ١٢٩٣ (1293) - ١٠
1303 (1886) W 126 000 7% ١٢٩٣ - ١١
1307 (1890) W 29 000 7% ١٢٩٣ - ١٥
1308 (1891) W Photo 55 000 4% ١٢٩٣ - ١٦
1309 (1892) W 54 000 4% ١٢٩٣ - ١٧
1309 (1892) W 1.5% ١٢٩٣ - ١٧ Proof
1312 (1895) W 172 000 11% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٠
1313 (1896) W Photo 158 000 13% ١٢٩٣ - ٢١
1314 (1897) W Photo 287 000 13% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٢
1316 (1899) W Photo 500 000 7% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٤
1319 (1902) W 25 000 4% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٧
1321 (1903) H 425 000 9% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٩
1321 (1903) W 50 000 7% ١٢٩٣ - ٢٩
1322 (1904) H 200 000 $ 49 16% ١٢٩٣ - ٣٠
1323 (1905) H 250 000 10% ١٢٩٣ - ٣١
1324 (1906) H Photo $ 33 $ 53 $ 210 10% ١٢٩٣ - ٣٢ Incl below
1325 (1907) H Photo 300 000 16% ١٢٩٣ - ٣٣

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as an indication only; they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: pyros09100, JeroenVDV

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×368)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Dutch French Spanish

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 42 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

Bullion value: USD 20.90 Search tips
This value is given for information purpose only. It is based on a price of silver at 896 USD/kg. Numista does not buy or sell coins or metal.

Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Sold price
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Jubilee Auction 60
Lot 1539
Internet Archive
May 14, 2022 1302 (1885) W – ١٢٩٣ (1293) - ١٠ XF USD 133.30
(EUR 125.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 114
Lot 1816
Internet Archive
Feb 24, 2024 1302 (1885) W – ١٢٩٣ (1293) - ١٠ F USD 41.59
(EUR 39.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 90
Lot 1636
Internet Archive
Jul 18, 2023 1308 (1891) W – ١٢٩٣ - ١٦ XF USD 47.99
(EUR 45.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 79
Lot 2790
Internet Archive
Mar 21, 2023 1313 (1896) W – ١٢٩٣ - ٢١ VF USD 67.18
(EUR 63.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 77
Lot 432
Internet Archive
Feb 11, 2023 1313 (1896) W – ١٢٩٣ - ٢١ USD 56.52
(EUR 53.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 77
Lot 433
Internet Archive
Feb 11, 2023 1314 (1897) W – ١٢٩٣ - ٢٢ USD 60.78
(EUR 57.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 77
Lot 434
Internet Archive
Feb 11, 2023 1316 (1899) W – ١٢٩٣ - ٢٤ USD 70.38
(EUR 66.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 67
Lot 2763
Internet Archive
Sep 24, 2022 1324 (1906) H – ١٢٩٣ - ٣٢ Incl below XF USD 225.01
(EUR 211.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Jubilee Auction 60
Lot 1540
Internet Archive
May 14, 2022 1324 (1906) H – ١٢٩٣ - ٣٢ Incl below XF USD 186.62
(EUR 175.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 20 Qirsh - Abdul Hamid II
Katz
Auction 77
Lot 435
Internet Archive
Feb 11, 2023 1324 (1906) H – ١٢٩٣ - ٣٢ Incl below VF USD 74.65
(EUR 70.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
See more past sales

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale
Register an example of this type
Duplicate this page
Share: Facebook X (Twitter)