Rare type! Billon jital of Nasir al-Din Qubacha (1206-1228), Multan mint, Sultans of Sind, India (Tye 206.1)

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Horseman left, holding standard, Sri Hamira in Nagari ("Lord Amir") / Bull standing left, Sri Kubaca Suritana  in Nagari around. 15mm, 3.47 grams. Mint of Multan. Tye 206.1

Qubacha was the Muslim Turkic governor of Multan, appointed by Sultan Shahabuddin Muhammad Ghauri in 1203. He was the founder of many of the Indian and Central Asian dynasties, such as the "slave" dynasty of Delhi.