Ashmolean Museum Oxford

Sylloge of Islamic Coins in the Ashmolean: Volume 2

by Norman D. Nicol


This volume contains more than 1600 coins of the 7th-10th centuries from all parts of the Islamic Empire.

Numerous examples of Umayyad gold, silver and copper coinage are included, as well as Abbasid revolutionary issues and Abbasid copper coins. The collections included in the catalogue are those of the Heberden Coin Room and the Samir Shamma Collection. The coins issued without mintnames are arranged chronologically by year; those with mintnames are arranged by mint in Arabic alphabetical order.

Oxford, 2012, 19 pages, 89 plates all with accompanying text. Casebound, jacket.


Book contains: 89 pages.

Dimensions: 30 x 22 x 2cm