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Coin

Near Eastern, Iranian, Islamic
Abbasid; rule of Muhammad ibn Mansur al-Mahdi
A.D. 767 (150 A.H.)


Findspot: Iran, Rayy, Plot RTF 1, p. r. 5, D. 57.90

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. .0205, TH. .002, weight: 3.96

Accession Number

35.1115

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Oxidized - cleaned. Mint: Al-Muhammadiyan.

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