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Coin

Date:
dated A.H. 155/ A.D. 770
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Mint Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Copper
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.127.374
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse
Field: محمد / رسول / الله
Margin: الله احد الله الصمد لم یلد و لم یولد و لم یکن له کفوا احد
Reverse
Field: لا اله / الا الله / وحده
Margin: بسم الله ضرب هذا الفلس بنیشابور سنة خمس وخمسین ومئة
1938, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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