Arabic inscription Al-Sultan Fi Balad Palembang 1193 ("Sultan of the city of Palembang, 1193") / Blank. 14mm, 0.86 grams. Krause -; V.LaHaye/E.Spanier & Fils Lith Du Roi #185-187; cf.Zeno 81642
Error type without "sanat" ("year") below the date. Scarce.
Palembang is a city in the Northern area of Sumatra, Indonesia. It was once a Portuguese colony, and later the seat of the Sultanate of Palembang. The coins of Palembang were cast in the fashion of the coins from Melaka. They are all rare and difficult to find.