INDIA, Princely States. Awadh. Muhammad Ali Shah.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1752. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $4000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Nawab, AH 1253-1258/AD 1837-1842. AV Ashrafi (25mm, , 9h). Mulk Awadh Baitu al-Sultanat Lakhnau (Lucknow) mint. Dated AH 1256; RY 4 (7 July AD 1840-22 February AD 1841). Persian couplet citing name and titles of Muhammad Ali Shah; quadrate of four four-rayed stars to lower left; AH date in center / Coat-of-arms of Nawabs of Awadh; mint and RY date formula around. KM 322.1. In NGC encapsulation graded MS62.