ISLAMIC, Mongols. Great Khans. Chingiz (Genghis).
|Triton XV, Lot: 1668. Estimate $3000.
Sold for $7000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AH 602-624 / AD 1206-1227. AV Dinar (27mm, 7.40 g, 7h). Ghazna (Ghazni) mint. Dated AH 618 (AD 1221/2). Kalima and "al-Nasir ed-Din Allah/Amir al-Muminin" in four lines across field; Quran 9:33 in outer margin / "Khan of Khans, The Just, The Most Mighty, Chingiz Khan," in four lines; "Struck was this dinar in the city of Ghazna in the months of the year eighteen and six hundred,” in margin. Nyamaa 1; Spengler p. 16-18; CNR XXI, 1 (Spring 1996), 245-30-35; SNA Tübingen XIVd, -; Album 1964. VF, small deposit on reverse, double struck, areas of flatness. Heaviest recorded specimen.