ISLAMIC, Anatolia & al-Jazira (Post-Seljuk). Artuqids (Mardin). Nasir al-Din Artuq Arslan.
|CNG 84, Lot: 1685. Estimate $300.
Sold for $235. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AH 597-637 / AD 1200-1239. Æ Dirhem (31mm, 9.83 g, 3h). Dated AH 628 (AD 1225/6). Male figure enthroned facing crosslegged, resting hand on thigh and holding globus; stars flanking head; name of Nasir to outer right and left / Names and titles of Abbasid Caliph al-Mustansir and Ayyubid overlord al-Kamil in five lines across fields; AH date to outer right and left. Whelan Type XI; S&S type 46; Album 1830.9. VF, brown patina, obverse well centered, some roughness on reverse.