ISLAMIC, Mongols. Great Khans. Chingiz (Genghis).
|Triton XVI, Lot: 1326. Estimate $3000.
Sold for $10000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AH 602-624 / AD 1206-1227. AV Dinar (27mm, 5.62 g, 6h). Ghazna (Ghazni) mint. Dated AH 618 (AD 1221/2). Kalima and name of Abbasid caliph in four lines, floral ornament above and to left; Umayyad “Second Symbol” (al-Quran Sura 9:33) in outer margin / Name and titles of Chingiz Khan in four lines, floral ornament to left and right; mint formula and AH date in outer margin. Spengler 16-18; CNR XXI, 1 (Spring 1996), 245-30-35; Album 1964. Good VF, areas of typical weak strike, traces of shift strike on obverse. Exceptionally broad flan with full legends.