Spain - Pendientes de plata con dirham califal original - Dirham - Abd Al-Rahman III, acuñado en Medina Al-zahara, años 341H/344H - Silver

Description
Spain - Pendientes de plata con dirham califal original - Dirham - Abd Al-Rahman III, acuñado en Medina Al-zahara, años 341H/344H - Silver
Very fine

Earrings made of sterling silver (.925), handmade using the ancient goldsmith filigree technique, similar to what the ancient Muslims from Al-Andalus used to make their jewellery. These beautiful earrings show two original Caliphate silver coins, minted in the name of Abd Al-Rahman III in the mint of Medina Azahara.
Minted in the years 952/955 a. C. (341H/344H of the hegira, Muslim calendar).

Weight and diameter of each Dirham: 3.50 g, 25 mm.

Weight of jewel: 8.28 g and 25 mm.

Please see the pictures for a more accurate impression of the lot content.

J-7.

Lot details
Country
Spain
Nominal Value
Pendientes de plata con dirham califal original -
Currency
Dirham
Year/Period and Variation
- Abd Al-Rahman III, acuñado en Medina Al-zahara, años 341H/344H
Precious metals
Silver
Type
Accessory
Condition
Very fine
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