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Golden jubilee of the Pahlavi dynasty
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi era

 

The first gold coin of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, 1976.

Obverse: (Right), Emblem of the golden jubilee. Persian script: " Panjaahomin saal-e Shahanshahi-e Pahlavi - 1355 " (The 50th anniversary of the Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 1355 A.H./ 1976 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Portraits of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and his father, Shah Reza Pahlavi, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.


The second gold coin of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, 1976. Here, the date is changed from the Islamic Hejri to the Imperial year of 2535. This coin is minted in 3 different dimensions: Large, medium and small. Their characteristics are as below:

Total

Small

Medium

Large

COIN

66.5 gr

11.0 gr

20.5 gr

35.0 gr

WEIGHT

1.9244 oz

0.3183 oz

0.5932 oz

1.0129 oz

AGW

 

24.1 mm

29.5 mm

36.1 mm

DIAMETER

1.7 mm

2.2 mm

2.5 mm

THICKNESS

Obverse: (Right), Emblem of the golden jubilee. Persian script: " Panjaahomin saal-e Shahanshahi-e Pahlavi - 2535 " (The 50th anniversary of the Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 2535 Shahanshahi./ 1976 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Portraits of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and his father, Shah Reza Pahlavi, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.


Round commemorative gold coin of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, minted by the National Bank of Iran in 1976.

Obverse: (Right), The emblem of the National Bank of Iran and its central building in Tehran. Persian script: " Panjaahomin saal-e Shahanshahi-e Pahlavi " (The 50th anniversary of the Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 1355 A.H./ 1976 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Portraits of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and his father, Shah Reza Pahlavi, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.


Octagonal commemorative gold coin of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, minted by the National Bank of Iran in 1976.

Obverse: (Right), The emblem of the National Bank of Iran and its central building in Tehran. Persian script: " Panjaahomin saal-e Shahanshahi-e Pahlavi " (The 50th anniversary of the Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 1355 A.H./ 1976 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Portraits of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and his father, Shah Reza Pahlavi, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.


Commemorative Bronze medal of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, 1976.

Obverse: (Left), Emblem of the golden jubilee. Persian script: " Panjaahomin saal-e Shahanshahi-e Pahlavi - 2535 " (The 50th anniversary of the Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 2535 Shahanshahi./ 1976 A.D.

Reverse: (Right), Portraits of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and his father, Shah Reza Pahlavi, the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty.


Commemorative Bronze medal of the Pahlavi golden jubilee, Minted by the Imperial Navy. Silver medals of this type were minted too.

Obverse: (Left), An ancient and a modern Iranian navy. Persian script at the top and the English script at the bottom: " 2500 saal bar rooy-e daryaa haa" (2500 years at sea).

Reverse: (Right), Emblem of the golden jubilee. Persian script at the top and the English script at the bottom: " Niru-ye daryai-ye shahanshaahi panjahomin saal-e shaahanshaahi-e por eftekhaar-e Pahlavi raa jashn migirad " (Imperial of Iran Navy celebrates the 50th anniversary of Pahlavi dynasty). Date: 2535 Shahanshahi./ 1976 A.D.


Commemorative coin of the 35th anniversary of the reign of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, 1976.

Obverse: (Right), Wreath of laurel and the Pahlavi crown at the top. Persian script: " Be monaasebat-e sio panjomin saal-e saltanat-e alaahazrat homaayoun Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi Aryamehr Shaahanshaah-e Iran " (In honor of the 35th anniversary of the reign of H.I.M. Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Aryamehr, the king of kings of Iran ).

Reverse: (Left), Profile of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. Date: 2535 A.H./ 1976 A.D.


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