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al-Mahdi (775-785)
#390174 AH 159 (775 A.D.), Madinat as-Salam (Baghdad), AR dirham, Alb 240.1, obv: in a field: "la ilaha illa-llah / illya heylya willya shereyika" / Jafar, - "There is no God but God, who has no associate / Jafar". In circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham Madinat as_Salam sanat mi'at wa hamsin wa tis' ", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at Madinat as_Salam in the year one hundred fifty nine", rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second or positive, part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah" / Al-Mutamid billah - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God / Al-Mutamid billah in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona", Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it)., VF
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#390175 governor Yazid, AH 161 (777 A.D.), al-Abbasiya, AR dirham, Alb 215.2, obv: in a field: "la ilaha illa-llah / " - "There is no God but God", in circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham al-Abbasiya sanat mi'at wa sittin wa ihda' ", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at al-Abbasiya in the year one hundred sixty one", rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second or positive, part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah" / Yazid, - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God /Yazid, in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona" Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it)., VF-XF
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#390176 governor Yazid, AH 164 (780 A.D.), Ifriqiya, AR dirham, Alb 215.2, obv: in a field: "la ilaha illa-llah / " - "There is no God but God", In circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham Ifriqiya sanat mi'at wa sittin wa arba' ", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at Ifriqiya in the year one hundred seventy four". rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second or positive, part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah" / Yazid al-Mahdi, - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God / Yazid in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona", Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it)., VF+
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Harun al Rashid (787-809)
#380107 AH 187 (803 AD), Madinat as-Salam (Baghdad), AR dirham, Alb 219.2, obv: in a field: "la ilaha illa-llah", - "There is no God but God" In circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham Madinat as-Salam sanat seb wa themanin wa mi'at", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at Madinat as-Salam in the year seven and eighty and one hundred", rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah", - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God" in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona", Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it), main character in 1001 nights, lustrous VF-XF with good patina
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al-Mu'tamid (870-892) with heir al-Muwaffaq and visir Dhu'l-Wizaratayn (883-885)
#390177 AH 276 (889 A.D.), unclear, AR dirham, Alb 240.6(R), obv: "la ilaha illa-llah / illya heylya willya shereyika" / al-Muwaffaq / Dhu'l-Wizaratayn, - "There is no God but God, who has no associate / al-Muwaffaq / Dhu'l-Wizaratayn". In circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham ... sanat miatamin wa sebin wa sitt.", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at ... in the year two hundred seventy six", rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second or positive, part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah" / al-halif / al-Mahdi, - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God / halif / al-Mahdi, in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona", Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it)., VF+
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al-Muqtadir (908-932) with heir Abu'l-'Abbas (910-932)
#390179 unclear (910-932), al-Basra, AR dirham, Alb 246.2, obv: in a field: "la ilaha illa-llah / illya heylya willya shereyika" / Abu l Abbas / Amir Al muminin, - "There is no God but God, who has no associate / Abu l Abbas / Commander of the Faithful". In circle: Mint-Date formula "Bism Allah duriba haza al-dirham al-Basra sanat ...", "in the name of God was struck this dirham at al_Basra in the year ... ", rx: in a field: The Kalima (The second or positive, part: Koran XLVIII, 29) "Muhammad un Rasulullah" / al-halif / al-Mahdi, - "Muhammad is the Prophet of God / halif / al-Mahdi, in circle: Koran, 9:33, "Muhammad rasulullah arsala rasoolahu bialhuda wadeeni alhaqqi liyuthhirahu AAala alddeeni kullihi walaw kariha almushrikoona", Muhammad is His Messenger with guidance and the religion of truth (Islam), to make it superior over all religions even though the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) hate (it)., VF
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JALAYRID

Shaykh Uways I (1356-1374)
#240274 type 762, Baghdad mint, AR double dirham, Herm T I-#15, F-VF
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#240275 type 762-765, no mint, AR double dirham, F-VF
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#240276 type 762-765, AR double dirham, Herm T II-#40, F-VF
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#240277 type 769, Shemakhi mint, AR double dirham, Herm T II-#34-37, F-VF
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