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University of Cincinnati

Medieval Coins

Caption: The medieval coin at left, minted in the Islamic center of Baghdad, bears two names. The one at right, minted at Isfahan, Iran, bears a total of five names, reflecting more complex political networks further away from the capital.

Credit: Dottie Stover, University of Cincinnati

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