- Menu Seperate
Title: Copper Fals (Standing Caliph Type)
Location: mint: Dimashq (Damascus, Syria)
Dimensions: 4.05g; 25mm
Accession Number: AE 58
Obverse field: detailed, realistic image of bare-headed caliph facing, wearing long robes, right hand on pommel of sword hanging in its scabbard; margin: from top, clockwise: li-‘Abd [Allah ‘Abd] al-Malik amir al-mu’minin.
Reverse field: ‘transformed cross’ on steps; margin: from top, clockwise: la ilaha illa Allah wahdahu Muhammad rasul Allah, to right downwards, Dimashq.