Egypt 100 Qirsh  1886
Egypt 100 Qirsh 1886

This beautiful coin was minted only in 1886AD, 1293AH by the Islamic calendar, Murad V, and regnal year 12. The coin contains 0.2391 troy ounces of gold, so it can never be worth less than its gold value.

worn: gold value
average circulated: $400
well preserved: $500
fully uncirculated: $600

The coin in our picture is a very nice example. It was sold by Baldwin's in London for 340 British pounds (about $530 US dollars) during a 2014 auction.

CoinQuest thanks Baldwin's for use of their coin photo.

Requester Nathan: We do not know of a coin like this with regnal year 78. Please check your coin. If this is not the correct coin, please re-submit or use the Contact link to send us an e-mail message.

Coin: 18294 , Genre: Islamic Hindu Buddhist
Requested by: Nathan, Thu, 20-Nov-2014 21:04:57 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 21-Nov-2014 03:32:16 GMT
Requester description: The pattern of the coin shows it is Qirsh. Its front and back look identical to this coin . Gold colour, VERY thin. There are four roses surrounding the corners of the Qirsh symbol and writing. The regnal number is 78 (a V and an upside down V together).
Tags: egypt 100 qirsh egyption egyptian front com bin gold colour color thin four roses rose corners corner symbol regnal number v an upside down goldish golden goldenen colours coloured coloring colored thinnish thinner flowerettes rosettes rossette rosette syombol symbles symbal simbol symbels symobols symbols simble numbering vine ivy tughra tugrha toughra




Copyright 2009 to 2016
all rights reserved.
Wed, 26-Oct-2016 09:17:52 GMT, unknown: 8852584