10 Afghanis, Afghanistan, ca 2002 - 2003

Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 afghani note
Afghanistan, ca 2002 - 2003 (1381 SH)
Obverse Image: Image of Ahmad Shah Durrani mausoleum (domed building framed by trees) near Kandahar in right panel, small seal with two men on horseback above two cornucopias spilling coins positioned above the mausoleum; central panel has Arabic script.
Obverse Text: DA AFGHANISTAN BANK / 10 / 1939 / [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Reverse Image: Image of King Amanullah’s Victory Arch at Paghman Gardens near Kabul in central panel (tall pillared gateway in front of arched gateway in background), framed by ornate border along upper edges and corners.
Reverse Text: 10 AFGHANIS / DA AFGHANISTAN BANK / [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
General Information: King Amanullah’s Victory Arch was built to celebrate the 1919 winning of Independence from the British. Paghman, Kabul Province
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 2002
ca 2002 - 2003
place made
Afghanistan
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.55 cm x 13.8 cm x .01 cm; 2 3/16 in x 5 7/16 in x in
ID Number
2014.0193.003
accession number
2014.0193
catalog number
2014.0193.003
serial number
1749965
Credit Line
Whitney Haring-Smith & Abigail Seldin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History