Ottoman silver coin measuring 14-16mm. in diameter . Original Islamic silver coin. Not cleaned. Rare and interesting as pictured. Authenticity guaranteed. You are bidding on the exact ANCIENT ISLAMIC coin pictured and described above.Suleiman I ( / ˌ sʊ lɪ ˈ mɑː n/ ; Ottoman Turkish : سلطان سليمان اول , Sultān Suleimān-i evvel or قانونى سلطان سليمان , Kānūnī Sultān Suleimān , Modern Turkish : I. Süleyman ( Turkish pronunciation: [sylejˈmɑn] ) or Kanuni Sultan Süleyman ; 6 November 1494 – 5/6/7 September 1566) was the tenth and longest-reigning Emperor , Sultan of the Ottoman Empire , from 1520 to his death in 1566. He is known in the West as Suleiman the Magnificent [3 ] and in the East , as " The Lawgiver " ( Turkish : Kanuni ; Arabic : القانونى , al‐Qānūnī ), for his complete reconstruction of the Ottoman legal system. Suleiman became a prominent monarch of 16th century Europe, presiding over the apex of the Ottoman Empire's military, political and economic power. Suleiman personally led Ottoman armies to conquer the Christian strongholds of Belgrade , Rhodes , and most of Hungary before his conquests were checked at the Siege of Vienna in 1529. He annexed most of the Middle East in his conflict with the Safavids and large swathes of North Africa as far west as Algeria . Under his ... read more
Original Islamic Turkey silver coin.