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1 Rupee - Ahmad Shah Anwala mint

Features

Country Afghanistan
Emir Ahmad Shah (1747-1772)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1173 (1760)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Rupee (1)
Currency Rupee (1747-1925)
Composition Silver
Weight 11.13 g
Diameter 21.84 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 228
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Obverse

Legend: Auj mahi ta bamah couplet

Reverse

Legend: Sana julus zarb at bottom and
Sword mint mark

Comments

Ahmad Shāh Durrānī (c. 1722 – 16 October 1772)  also known as Ahmad Khān Abdālī  was the founder of the Durrani Empire and ruled from 1747-1772.

Anwala or Anola Mint

KM#228.1: On the Reverse is the Quatrefoil (an ornamental design of four lobes or leaves) in the Arabic Alphabet S (س). Mint name at the bottom.

KM#228.2: On the Reverse is the Quatrefoil (an ornamental design of four lobes or leaves) in the Arabic Alphabet S (س). Mint name at the top

KM#228.3: On the Reverse is the hexafoil (an ornamental design of overlapping six circular arc  forming a flower-like image) in the Arabic Alphabet S (س).

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1173 (1760)  RY 14 (1760 CE); Sword Mark

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Coins Afghanistan 1 Rupee - Ahmad Shah (Anwala mint)