Turkey AH1327(7) 5 para KM-767
This specimen was lot 490 in Stephen Album sale 30 (Santa Rosa, CA, January 2018), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "TURKEY: Mehmet V, 1909-1918, nickel 5 para, Kostantiniye, AH1327 year 7, scarce one-year type, choice EF." This one year type adds "el-Ghazi" to the toughra of the sultan's title; the regular issue of 1910-15 states "Reshat" instead. This is the last issue of this denomination.
Recorded mintage: 740,000 plus 2,712,000 of KM 759.
Catalog reference: KM-767.
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- Album, Stephen, Joseph Lang, Paul Montz, Michael Barry and Norman Douglas Nicol, Auction 30, featuring the George Anderson Collection of Tibetan Coins, the Dr. John W. Lund Collection of Swedish Coins and the Mike Edwards Collection, Santa Rosa, CA: Stephen Album Rare Coins, Inc., 2018.
- Uslu, Kaan, Beyazit, M. Fatih, and Kara, Tuncay, Ottoman Empire Coins, Istanbul: Mas Matbaacilik A.S., 2007.