Islamic Coins, Umayyad, temp. ‘Abd al-Malik, Silver Dirham, Ard 82h, 2.59g (Klat 30, same dies).

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Islamic Coins, Umayyad, temp. ‘Abd al-Malik, Silver Dirham, Ard 82h, 2.59g (Klat 30, same dies). Very fine, edge clipped, of the highest rarity.

Islamic Coins, Umayyad, temp. ‘Abd al-Malik, Silver Dirham, Ard 82h, 2.59g (Klat 30, same dies). Very fine, edge clipped, of the highest rarity.

Islamic Coin Auction 26

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