Coins and Historical Medals (9 & 10 October 2019)

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Date of Auction: 9th & 10th October 2019

Sold for £2,800

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Sultans of Bengal, Ghiyath al-din A‘zam (792-813h), Gold Tanka, no mint or date visible, 10.82g/9h (GG B236, this coin illustrated; ICV 2641). Minor marks on edge, otherwise about extremely fine, very rare £2,000-£2,600

Footnote

Provenance: L.A. Adams Collection, CNG eAuction 366, 13 January 2016 (97); Stephen Album Auction 29 (Santa Rosa), 14-15 September 2017, lot 1402