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Religious coins of Pahlavi era
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi era

 

Commemorative silver coin of the birthday of Imam Reza.

Obverse: (Right), Middle script in Arabic: " Laa elaah-a ellallaah , Mohammad Rasool Allah,  Alian vali Allah" (There is no god except Allah, Mohammad is the prophet of Allah, Ali is the Allah's saint) The Persian script around the central circle: " Dar ahd-e saltanat va toliat-e Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi Shahanshah-e Iran" (During the reign and custodianship of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi the Shahanshah of Iran). Date: 1333 A.H./ 1954 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Persian script: " Be meimanat-e jashn-e 1225 saal milaad-e ba sa'aadat-e emaam ali ebn-e mosalreza 1373" (In honor of the 1225th prosperous birthday anniversary of Imam Reza, Ali the son of Musa 1373 lunar A.H).


Commemorative gold coin of the birthday of Imam Reza

Obverse: (Right), Middle script in Persian: Be yaad-e farkhondeh milaad-e hashtomin emaam ali ebn-e mosalreza alayh-e-salaam, Yaazdahome zighadatol haraam-e 148 hejri-e ghamari" (To commemorate the prosperous birthday anniversary of 8th Imam, Reza, Ali the son of Musa, peace be upon him, 11 Zelghadeh 148 lunar A.H) The Persian script around the central circle: " Dar ahd-e saltanat va toliat-e Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi Shahanshah-e Iran" (During the reign and custodianship of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi the Shahanshah of Iran). Date: 1339 A.H./ 1960 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), A scene from the interior of the holy shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad.


Commemorative gold coin of the Shah's visit to Mashhad and the holy shrine of Imam Reza, minted by the University's credit association

Obverse: (Left), Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, beside the holy tomb of Imam Reza. Persian Script: " Shahanshah Aryamehr dar haram-e motahhar-e hazrate Reza alaih-e-salaam" (Shahanshah Aryamehr beside the holy mausoleum of Imam Reza). Date: 1349 A.H/1970 A.D.

Reverse: (Right), A scene from the dome and the minarets of the holy shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad. At the top are two verses from the Holy Quran. The emblem of the University's credit association is minted at the bottom.


Commemorative gold coin of the birthday of Imam Reza

Obverse: (Left), A scene from the holy mausoleum  of Imam Reza in Mashhad. Persian script: " Dar ahd-e saltanat-e Shahanshah Aryamehr, Allahazrat Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi " (During the reign of Shahanshah Aryamehr, Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi). Date: 13514 A.H/1972 A.D.

Reverse: (Right), Middle script in Arabic: " Alsoltaan abulhasan ali ebn-e mosalreza, 11 zighadeh 1392" (The king, Reza, ali the son of Musa, Father of Hasan, 11 Zelghadeh 1392 lunar A.H) A verse by the prophet Mohammad is minted around the central circle.


Commemorative gold coin of the birthday of Imam Reza

Obverse: (Right), A scene from the dome and the minarets of the holy shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad. Persian script: " Dar ahd-e saltanat-e Shahanshah Aryamehr, Allahazrat Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi " (During the reign of Shahanshah Aryamehr, Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi). Date: 1354 A.H/1975 A.D.

Reverse: (Left), Middle script in Arabic: " Alsoltaan abulhasan ali ebn-e mosalreza, 11 zighadeh 1392" (The king, Reza, ali the son of Musa, Father of Hasan, 11 Zighadeh 1392 lunar A.H) A verse by the prophet Mohammad is minted around the central circle.


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