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Coins

Islamic coins

Islamic coins

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Notice

Material
Metals
Type
Numismatics | Coins
Details
Antique coins are hand stamped, so the subject is often off-centre. Pre-Islamic coins usually include pictures. Islamic examples are decorated only with Arabic script, which often identifies the place of production.
Red List
Emergency Red List of Iraqi Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Iraq
Period
Pre-Islamic, Islamic