Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 44Auction date: 15 September 2022
Lot number: 186

Price realized: 1,300 USD   (Approx. 1,301 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (1.61g), Herat, AH120, A-H201, citing Nasr b. Sayyâr (also on fulus of Balkh AH122), with the denomination sittin bi-dirham ("sixty to the dirham"), clear mint & date, Fine, RRR. This example completes the partial description from the example sold in our Auction 40, Lot 206.

Estimate: 150-200 USD

Starting price: 120 USD

Match 1:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 45Auction date: 26 January 2023
Lot number: 1827

Price realized: 110 USD   (Approx. 101 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (2.33g), Herat, AH120, A-H201, citing Nasr b. Sayyâr (also on fulus of Balkh AH122), with the denomination sittin bi-dirham ("sixty to the dirham"), clear mint & date, VF, RRR. This is the third reported example of an Umayyad fals of Herat, always of this type; the other two sold in our Auction 40, Lot 206, and Auction 44, Lot 186.

Estimate: 130-170 USD

Match 2:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 44Auction date: 15 September 2022
Lot number: 186

Price realized: 1,300 USD   (Approx. 1,301 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (1.61g), Herat, AH120, A-H201, citing Nasr b. Sayyâr (also on fulus of Balkh AH122), with the denomination sittin bi-dirham ("sixty to the dirham"), clear mint & date, Fine, RRR. This example completes the partial description from the example sold in our Auction 40, Lot 206.

Estimate: 150-200 USD

Starting price: 120 USD

Match 3:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 44Auction date: 15 September 2022
Lot number: 1829

Price realized: 170 USD   (Approx. 170 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (1.53g), Balkh, AH122, A-C197, citing the governor Nasr b. Sayyâr followed by the value sittin bi-dirham ("sixty to the dirham"), with the triskeles in the obverse center; fine style, and considerably superior to the two examples cited on CoinArchives, VF, RR.

Estimate: 140-180 USD

Starting price: 110 USD

Match 4:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 45Auction date: 26 January 2023
Lot number: 1825

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (1.77g), Balkh, AH114, A-B197, citing al-Junayd (b. 'Abd Allah al-Murri), governor of Khorasan AH111/112-116, on the obverse, together with denomination formula "sittin bi-dirham" ("sixty to a dirham"), mint & date formula on the reverse, fully legible, Fine to VF, RRR.

Estimate: 130-170 USD

Match 5:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 44Auction date: 15 September 2022
Lot number: 308

Price realized: 120 USD   (Approx. 120 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ABBASID: AE fals (3.11g), Badghis, ND, A-E319, citing the governor 'Ayyar b. Zuhayr and his assistant Hamîd; unpublished; the only other examples of this mint (located just east of Herat) is in the Tübingen Collection and the one sold in our Auction 41, Lot 236, nice Fine, RRR.

Estimate: 120-160 USD

Starting price: 100 USD

Match 6:
Stephen Album Rare Coins > Auction 45Auction date: 26 January 2023
Lot number: 1832

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


UMAYYAD: AE fals (0.86g) (Tirmidh), ND, A-N205, anonymous; with the value sittin bi-dirham ("sixty to the dirham") after the mint name; undeciphered legend in reverse center after Allah // the full kalima, divided between the center and margin, crude VF, RR. JThhis is the third known Umayyad fals from Tirmidh; the first was in our Auction 44, Lot 195 (identical style, different dies); the 2nd is also in this auction.

Estimate: 150-200 USD