|Lot 565. India, Delhi Sultanate. Islam Shah. ruled 1545-1554. AR rupee (33 mm, 11.33 g). Mintless type, AH 958 (1551 AD). Arabic number 1477 in obverse top margin, with Star of David to right / G&G D980. A choice specimen with complete details.
This massive specimen has the Star of David visible on the top margin - an example of the religious tolerance under the Suri sultans, which was continued by Mughal emperor Akbar the Great.
Estimate: US$ 150