1 Rupee - Habibullah Ghazi

1 Rupee - Habibullah Ghazi -  obverse1 Rupee - Habibullah Ghazi -  reverse

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Country Afghanistan (Barakzai dynasty)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1347 (1929)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Rupee (1)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Silver (.500)
Weight 9.2 g
Diameter 25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 897,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 53
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)


Name and titles in a horizontal arrangement

Translation: Amir Habibullah


Mosque within 8-pointed star

Lettering: يگ روپيه

Translation: One Rupee


KM catalog lists the coin under Nadir Shah but actually it is Habibullah Ghazi era.
According to KM catalog it is 0.900 silver, according to Schön catalog it is 0.500 silver.
According to KM catalog the weight is 9.1 g, according to Schön catalog it is 9.2 g.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1347 (1929)  ۱۳۴۷

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Catalog Afghanistan 1 Rupee - Habibullah Ghazi