Sunday, 17 March 2013


This is a gold kupang coin from Sultan Salahadin era. Sultan Salahadin ascended the Achenese throne after the death of his father Sultan Ali Mughayat Shah in 1530CE. However according to historian Djajadinigrat, Sultan Salahadin was not interested in governing the empire and was spending more time in pursuing luxury & pleasure. His brother who was a ruler of Samudra, dethroned him and let him die in a dungeon. Obv: As Sultan Al Adil Rev: Salah Ibnu Malik AtTahir Weight : 0.58 gm Dim : 11mm Date : 1530 - 1537 CE Rarity : Denom : Kupang Material : Gold

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