MUGH-01 Click on image for enlargement.


Indian Coins, Mughal. Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar , 1556-1605 AD, Gold 5-Mohur 54.45 g. 41 mm. die-axis 12 o'clock.

Obverse: Persian legend, Kalima within wavy cinqfoil Caliph's names and epithets around.

Reverse: Persian legend; JALAL AL DIN MUHAMMAD AKBAR BADSHAH GAZI Akbar's name and titles within arched rectangle, AL SULTAN ALZARAM AL KHAQAN AL MUKARRAM KHALLAD ALLAH TALA MULKAHU WA SULTANATE. With date AH 971, Agra mint.




          The coin is die-identical with the specimen in the collection of the British Museum, London, England, (430823001).

          An extraordinary rarity of Indian coinage in genuine Mohur of the Mughal Imperial mints, solid gold coin not a filled metal electrotypes / reproductions.