Lot 68 – China Kashgar (Xinjiang) 1875. Ya’ qub Beg, “The Rebel”: (Au) Tilla. Graded AU 58 by NGC

Lot 68 – China Kashgar (Xinjiang) 1875. Ya’ qub Beg, “The Rebel”: (Au) Tilla. Graded AU 58 by NGC
Asia & Australasia » China » Sinkiang Province
Price realised
4’000 CHF
Estimate
2’000 – 3’000 CHF
Auction date
Sat 17 Oct 2020 at 13:30 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

China Kashgar (Xinjiang) AH 1292, (1875). Ya’ qub Beg, “The Rebel”: (Au) Tilla (Pere 915; KM c 37- 2.6): Obverse; Name of Abdul Aziz in a circle of dots with a tulip pattern on the outer edge Reverse; Dar al-Sultan at Kashgar within a patterned border. Well and centrally struck; a rare and attractive coin, struck by Ya’qub Beg in the last year of the Ottoman Sultan Abdul Aziz.

3.67g

NGC Certification : 4769082-004/58

Catalogue reference: NGC AU 58
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