Petrov, Pavel N.

A Survey of Numismatics of the Mongol States

(13th 14th centuries).

Nizhny Novgorod, 2003

 

CONTENTS

 

Foreword

5

 

 

Chapter I

7

Section 1. 13th century silvered copper dirhams from Otrar in the light of statistical analysis

8

1. Composition of the hoard (by its preserved part)

8

2. Metrology of silvered copper dirhams of Otrar

11

3. Survey of results

22

4. Conclusions

28

Section 2. Another hoard of 13th century silvered copper dirhams from Otrar

31

1. Composition of the hoard

31

2. Some questions of production technology

35

3. Survey of results

35

Section 3. Apropos of coin weight standards in the 13th century Chagatay Ulus

37

 

 

Chapter II

39

Section 1. Ilkhanid silver coins struck at Marw in the 13th century

40

1. Classification terminology and conventional signs

40

2. Description of coins

42

3. Composition of the hoard

59

4. Metrology of hoard No. 3

66

5. Chronology of "Qa'anik" dirhams of Marw

74

6. Survey of results

76

Supplement 2.1.1

80

Section 2. 13th century Marw silver coin hoard No. 4

81

1. Classification terminology and conventional signs

81

2. Description of coins

82

3. Composition of the hoard

99

4. Conclusions

101

 

 

Chapter III

105

Section 1. Numismatic sources for the history of Khwarizm and Tirmidh during the Mongol rule

106

Section 2. A hoard of Khwarizm dirhams from the 1st quarter of the 14th century

113

1. Description of coins

113

2. Composition of the hoard

115

3. Metrology

118

Supplement 3.2.1

121

Section 3. Silver coin weight standards in the Golden Horde

122

Conclusion

126

 

 

Abbreviations and conventional signs

128

Supplements

129

Photo table specification

134

Photo tables

141

 

Proofreading V.Nastich

9 December 2003