Arab-Byzantine coins from the Irbid hoard : including a new introduction to the series and a study of the Pseudo-Damascus mint

"'Irbid hoard', found in Jordan in the mid 1960s, is still the only known hoard of Arab-Byzantine coins. It is of particular interest because it consists mainly of two unusual types of coin (Pseudo-Damascus and al-wafa' lillah), which were previously poorly understood and only known from a small... Full description

Main Author: Goodwin, Tony, 1945-
Other Authors: Gyselen, Rika, Royal Numismatic Society (Great Britain)
Format: Book
Language: English
Series: Special publication (Royal Numismatic Society (Great Britain))
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Table of Contents:
  • Ch. 1, An introduction to Arab-Byzantine coinage : historical background
  • Ch. 2, The Pseudo-Damascus mint : part 1. Description
  • Ch. 3, The Pseudo-Damascus mint : part 2. Analysis
  • Ch. 4, The Irbid hoard : part 1. The finding and subsequent history of the hoard
  • Ch. 5, The Irbid hoard : part 2. The al-wafa' lillah mint
  • Ch. 6, Catalogue 3 : the Irbid hoard
  • Ch. 7, Concluding remarks