Turkey AH1277(7) 250 kurush
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"OSMANISCHES REICH | ´Abd al-´Azîz, 1277-1293 H./1861-1876 AD, 250 Kurush 1277 H./Jahr 7, Qustantînîya. Tughra auf Lorbeerzweigen und Pfeilköchern, Münzstättenangabe und Datum des Regierungsanfangs. Selten. Gutes vorzüglich. Minimal berieben. (Turkey, Abdul Aziz, 1861-76, gold 250 kurush of AH 1277, year 7, Constantinople mint. Rare, Good extremely fine, Slightly polished.)"This type, acccompanied by gold twenty-five, fifty, hundred and 500 kurush, was struck years 1-9 and is fairly scarce.
Recorded mintage: 2,800.
Specifications: 18.04 g, .917 fine gold, this specimen 18.02 g.
Catalog reference: Fr-126 (formerly Fr-24), KM 697. Ölcer 32.022. Pere 917. Sultan coll. 214 (Jahr 8).
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- Richter, Jurg, Sincona Auction 59: Gold and Silver Coins and Medals; Coins and Medals from Switzerland, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2019.