Coin, Probably copper

Coin

Date:
dated A.H. 620/ A.D. 1223
Geography:
Made in Iraq, Mosul
Medium:
Probably copper
Dimensions:
Diam.1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Wt. 208 gr (13.478g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joseph H. Durkee, 1898
Accession Number:
99.35.2389
Not on view
Inscription: The coin bears the name of Nasir-ad-Din Mahmud (A.H. 616–31/A.D. 1219–34) and is dated A.H. 620/A.D.1223.
Joseph H. Durkee, New York (until d. 1898; bequeathed to MMA)
Whelan, Estelle. The Public Figure : Political Iconography in Medieval Mesopotamia. London, 2006. p. 228, ill. figs. 187, 188.