Sale: 361  Lot: 242

ARTUQIDS of MARDIN; Ghazi II (son of Alpi). Æ Dirham


Description

ARTUQIDS of MARDIN; Ghazi II (son of Alpi). 575-580 AH(1180-1185 AD). Æ Dirham (13.32 gm; 31 mm). Obverse: bust right looking upward toward heaven in square, counter clock wise right side of square; “ben Artuq”, top; “ben Alpi”, left; “ibn Il-Ghazi, bottom” Tamurtash” Reverse: top line: Il Ghazi, l’mwlana al salik, al adel, Qotb-aldin, malek al omara, Shah, Diyarbakr. Tabatabai/Vasiq 579-p578; Spengler & Sayles 31.1. Dark brown-green patina. Nicely centered. Choice EF. Extremely rare so well struck.

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Auction Detail
 Current Bid US$ 155
 Starting Bid US$ 150
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 Ends Monday, May 10, 2021
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