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Coin

Date:
12th century
Geography:
Iraq
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Copper
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.1497
Not on view
Inscription: (Both sides) Arabic;
Translation by H. McAllister: (obverse): Husam ad Din, King of Diarbakr; (reverse, center) Al Malik An Nasir Salah ad Din revivifier of the empire of the Caliph (sides) Yusuf ibn Ayyub
Chauncey Murch, Luxor, Egypt (until d. 1907); Mrs. Chauncey Murch(1907–10); Helen Miller Gould, New York (1910; gifted to MMA)
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