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Arabic coins and how to read them

Richard J. Plant

Arabic coins and how to read them

by Richard J. Plant

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Published by Seaby in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coins, Arab,
  • Coins, Islamic

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard J. Plant.
    SeriesSeaby"s numismatic publications
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ3412 .P55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. :
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5247152M
    LC Control Number75319281

    The idea of this book is not to teach Arabic, after reading this you will not be able to go out and hold a conversation in Arabic; but you will have got the start you need towards an understanding of coins inscribed in Arabic. Rotographic An Introduction to Arabic Coins & How To Read Them, R. Plant, Latest edition. An authoritive book designed to help decipher the Arabic messages on Middle Eastern Coins. An introduction to Arabic coins, detailing their h.

    This book is the second volume of an illustrated price guide to Islamic coins; the first volume was published in The Islamic market has long been hampered by two things: the lack of reliable information regarding values due to the historic volatility of auction prices for Islamic coins, and the lack of general reference works with illustrations. Arabic Coins and How to Read Them (2nd Edition) by Richard Plant Paperback, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / Rotographic An Introduction to Arabic Coins & How To Read Them, R. Plant, Latest edition. An a.

    Step 1. Determine the country of origin. Look for a country name on the coin. If it is not obvious, check this List of Western Text that can reveal the country. If helpful text is not present, scan through these 2 pages of typical symbols. To complete the identification, translate any Arabic or Indian numerals. If needed, follow this Guide to Reading the Date of Arabic Coins. An authoritive book designed to help decipher the Arabic messages on Middle Eastern Coins. An introduction to Arabic coins, detailing their history, the influential rulers, empires and the stories behind them. Also includes lessons on how to read and understand both .


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This book is a must for anyone who collects coins with Arabic inscription. I have a pretty good collection of Umayyad and Abbasid dirhams - the first coins to feature a year of mintage, I believe.

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Plant challenges you to learn Arabic script with short, to the point chapters followed by amusing exercises (solutions in the back of the book). Those who are only interested in modern coins can just take chapters 1 to 8 and 23 to Plant is not just knowledgeable about Arabic, but also about coins”.

Arabic Coins and How to Read Them Richard Plant is obviously no stranger to education. He starts with a basic chapter on numerals and dating and takes the reader through the world of Arabic coins step by step with easy to digest chapters, each concluded by a test that allows you to practice what you know (answers are in the back of the book).

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