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Unidentified Middle Eastern Medal


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Hi all! 

 

I have a certain Middle Eastern or Arabic medal that I cannot identify. Any help or clarification would be much appreciated! 

 

I've posted a few pictures below (once again, for some reason, the orientation of the photos is a bit off). 

 

Thank you! 

 

Alice 

 

 

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Alice, I have seen a similar piece before and the inscription is not in Arabic thus ruling out any Arab country. I think it is in Farsi (Persia) or Urdu (Pakistan) or Dari/Pushtu  (Afghanistan). If pressed to choose I would suspect it is Persian in origin but would not bet on it! Regards, Owain

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