1 Paisa - Habibullah Khan Qandahar mint

1 Paisa - Habibullah Khan (Qandahar mint) -  obverse1 Paisa - Habibullah Khan (Qandahar mint) -  reverse

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Country Afghanistan (Barakzai dynasty)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1333-1334 (1915-1916)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Paisa (1/60)
Currency Rupee (1826-1925)
Composition Copper
Weight 3.1 g
Diameter 18.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 964
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


"Blue mosque" or"Mazar-e Sharif" (Noble Shrine), large, blue-tiled sanctuary and mosque in the center of Mazar-e Sharif city known as the Shrine of Hazrat Ali


Legend in Persian:"Zarb Qandahar"
divided AH date below

Lettering: ١٣٣٣

Struck at Qandahar
(AH) 1333




- Habibullah Khan of the Barakzai dynasty (June 3, 1872 – February 20, 1919) was the Emir of Afghanistan
         Reign, October 1, 1901 – February 20, 1919
         Predecessor, Abdur Rahman Khan         Successor, Nasrullah Khan
         Born, June 3, 1872, Samarkand, Uzbekistan
         Died, February 20, 1919 (aged 46), Kalagosh, Afghanistan
         Father, Abdur Rahman Khan         Mother, Asal Begum, Uzbek consort

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1333 (1915)  100%
1334 (1916)  25%

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