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Dating turkish coins


After 1948 (reform coinage) regnal numbers are read left to right.

Emperor (Hirohito) regnal year (now L to R) = 5 x 10 + 6 = 56.
Date 1926 + 56 = 1982 AD.

The endonym Śfard (the name the Lydians called themselves) survives in bilingual and trilingual stone-carved notices of the Achaemenid Empire : the satrapy of Sparda ( Old Persian ), Aramaic Saparda , Babylonian Sapardu , Elamitic Išbarda , Hebrew סְפָרַד . [3] These in the Greek tradition are associated with Sardis , the capital city of King Gyges , constructed during the 7th century BC.


Dating turkish coins

Dating turkish coins