Jajarm / Coin / Silver

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Object Identifier
1985.01.0194
Object Name
Coin
Object Type
Coins
Materials
Silver
Weight
11.8g
Quantity
1
Pierced
no
Inscribed
yes
Full Artifact Description
Ilkhanid coin minted in 1314-1315 for Sultan Oljeitu (ruled 1304-1316). The coin reads "There is no God but God and Muhammad is his Messenger" and "Ali is the friend of God." The inscriptions are placed within hexafoil and heptafoil medallions. Silver (Pearls of Wisdom, Gruber; Dimmig).
Earliest Date
1314
Latest Date
1315
Verbatim Date
AH 714/1314 - 1315 AD
Other Date Type
Islamic Calendar (AH)
Other Date
714
Verbatim Provenance
Iran
Verbatim Site
Jajarm
Production Site
site
Countermark
no
Exhibition Title
Pearls of Wisdom: The Arts of Islam at the University of Michigan (exhibit)
Exhibition Curator
Gruber, Christiane
Publication Title
Two Ilkhanid Hoards, in Actes du 8ème Congrès international de numismatique, Vol. 1
Publication Author
Fearey, M.S., Luther, K.A. and Smith, J.M. Jr.
Publication Year
1976
Class Title
Art of the Islamic World (F2018)
Working with Objects: Islamic Textiles, Metalwork, Ceramics, Glass, and Manuscripts (W2020)
Class Instructor
Crasnow, Sascha
Gruber, Christiane
Class Department
RCHUMS
HISTART
Class Number
334.006
490.001
Class Year
2018
2020
Class Semester
Fall
Winter
Type Category
Numismatic

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1985.01.0194
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"Jajarm; Coin; Silver". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1985.01.0194/dsc_3438.jpg. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2023.