1 Pysa - Barghash

1 Pysa - Barghash - obverse1 Pysa - Barghash - reverse

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Features

Issuer Zanzibar (Tanzania)
Sultan Barghash bin Said (1870-1888)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1299 (1882)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Pysa (1⁄136 ZZY)
Currency Ryal (1882-1908)
Composition Copper
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 25 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 4347
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 1
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

Script: Arabic

Lettering:
سلطان سعيد بن برغش بن سلطان
حڢظه الله

Translation:
Sultan Sa'id ibn Barghash ibn Sultan
May Allah save him

Engraver: Leopold Wiener Read more on Wikipedia

Léopold Wiener, born on 2 July 1823 in Venlo and died on 11 February 1891 in Brussels, was a Belgian sculptor, engraver and medalist.

Reverse

Scales with date inbetween

Script: Arabic

Lettering: ١٢٩٩

Translation: 1299

Engraver: Leopold Wiener Read more on Wikipedia

Léopold Wiener, born on 2 July 1823 in Venlo and died on 11 February 1891 in Brussels, was a Belgian sculptor, engraver and medalist.

Edge

Plain

Mint

Royal Mint of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium (983-2017)

Comments

This coin was made from 1883 till 1891, all with date AH1299.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1299 (1882)  4 640 000 $ 0.95 $ 4.20 $ 4.90 $ 8.60 $ 8.60 $ 14 99% ١٢٩٩
1299 (1882)  0.9% ١٢٩٩ Proof

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Pysa - Barghash
Katz
Auction 61
Lot 681
Internet Archive
Jun 7, 2022 Undetermined XF USD 15.02
(EUR 14.00)
(+ buyer's premium)

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