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3 Shahi / 15 Paisa - Amanullah

3 Shahi / 15 Paisa - Amanullah -  obverse3 Shahi / 15 Paisa - Amanullah -  reverse

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Country Afghanistan (Barakzai dynasty)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1300-1303 (1921-1924)
Calendar Iranian - persian
Value 3 Shahi (1/4)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Copper
Weight 7.2 g
Diameter 33 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 893
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


9 stars around rim surround Tughra. Date under tughra


Mosque within 7-pointed star, within circle. 10 stars surrounds. Mint: Afghanistan

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1300 (1921)  78% ۱۳۰۰
1301 (1922)  37% ۱۳۰۱ two varieties of date letters exist
1302 (1923)  22% date error ۱۳۰
1303 (1924)  19% ۱۳۰۲

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