Major Collection of Islamic Coins at Heritage Auction

December 11th, 2012 by

Medieval Islamic Gold Coin CoinWeek reports on the upcoming auction of nearly 800 select Islamic Coins at Heritage Auctions. The “Sunrise Collection of Islamic Coins,” gathered over a 40 year period by a private collector, covers Islamic coins from the 7th Century AD to 1925. This auction, slated for January 6-7, features some of the finest Islamic coins in private hands. Coins from the Umayyad and Abbasid dynasties, Seljuq and Ottoman Empires, through the end of the Qajar Dynasty are included.