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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
Year 1298 (1919)
Calendar Iranian - persian
Value 3 Shahi = 1/4 Rupee (1/4)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Copper
Weight 9 g
Diameter 32.06 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 871.2
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


Al-Ghazi, Shamsi. Mint: Afghanistan.


Mosque within 8-pointed star, within circle, stars surrounds.




Two reverse varieties with 10 or 11 circular stars exist. This is the one with 10 stars.

Thin flan.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1298 (1919)  ١٢٩۸

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