Book: "A Study of The Coins Used In Ottoman Egypt" By Dr. Ahmed al-Sawy
Description: Offered here is a BRAND NEW COPY of a book by Dr. Ahmed al-Sawy entitled Coins Used in Ottoman Egypt." The book is a paperback and is written in Arabic. It was published by Markaz al Hadara al-Arabia in Cairo, Egypt. It has 324 pages of text, 40 pages comprising a catalog of Ottoman coins circulating in Egypt during Ottoman times, and 5 pages of poor quality pictures of Ottoman coins in black and white. This is an indispensable reference for the serious collector of Islamic coins. The book presents a comprehensive study of the Coins circulated in Egypt in the period from 923 AH (1517 AD) through the early 1200s AH (1780s AD). It has the following chapters:
- Ottoman Coins Used in Egypt (Gold, Silver and Copper)
- Non-Ottoman Coins Used in Egypt (Mamluk and Foreign)
- Monetary Value of the Coins Used in Egypt
- Egyptian Mints
- Money Changers and Their Role in Monetary Circulation
- Coin Photos
Condition: This is not a used book but is a NEW BOOK. It is in excellent condition and has <b>never been opened. All pages are clean and the book is free of markings, tears, dog ears or damage. The cover has some minor scuff marks.
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