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5 Piastre (5 Qurush): CM.IS.1231-R

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Maker(s)

‘Abd al-Majid (1823-61) (Ruler)
Muhammad Bey (1856-59) (Otherruler)
Qustantiniya (Mint)

Notes

History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 355 degrees
Image(height): 24 mm
Image(width): 24 mm
Weight: 5.95 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)

Dating

1839 - 1861 1861

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.IS.1231-R
Primary reference Number: 106074
Catalogue: 2586
Ordering: IS-2551
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "5 Piastre (5 Qurush)" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/106074 Accessed: 2022-01-20 14:46:53

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