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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1951.31.4.2391
People
Abd al-Malik I, Arab (r. 685-705)
Title
Dirham of Abd al-Malik, Damascus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
704 CE (AH 85)
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Syria, Damascus
Period
Umayyad period
Culture
Arab
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/182340
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Dimensions
2.78 g
Die Axis
5
Denomination
dirham
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Thomas Whittemore
Accession Year
1951
Object Number
1951.31.4.2391
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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