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Coin (?)

Near Eastern, Iranian, Islamic
Umayyad or Abbasid
late 7th–mid-13th century


Findspot: Iran, Rayy, Plot B36, D.71.60 p.r.3.Level 2, high,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. .021 TH. .015 weight: .3.42 gr.

Accession Number

35.1090

Medium or Technique

Bronze?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Inscribed, abrased. Resembles Mosul coin, time of Al-Nahdi. Oxidized.

Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition