Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 532Auction date: 8 February 2023
Lot number: 752

Price realized: 120 USD   (Approx. 112 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
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Lot description:

Artuqids of Mardin. Najm al-Din Alpi. AH 547-572 / AD 1152-1176. Æ Dirham (33mm, 12.71 g, 6h). Citing 'Abbasid caliph al-Mustanjid billah. Unlisted (Mardin[?]) mint. Undated, but struck AH 566-572 (AD 1170-1176). Two diademed and draped male heads facing slightly away from one another; in margins, Kalima above and below, name and title of Abbasid caliph to right and left / Facing female head, wearing necklace; name, title, and genealogy of Najm al-Din Alpi in outer margin. Whelan Type IV, 44-5; S&S Type 30.1; Album 1827.5; ICV 1203. Brown patina. VF.

From the MWF Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group XXIX (30 March 1994), lot 1527.

Estimate: 100 USD