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I would like to identify a Silver Medallion my sister

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I would like to identify a Silver Medallion my sister received as inheritance. Can I send a picture?
It's pure silver, shiny side like new with 1315 as part of the design.
The dark side has been rubbed extensivly. Writings appear to be arabic, but not arabic. Someone suggested aramaic.
Design has 2 squares intersecting, 8 points.
Inside that a star of david 6 points, and inside that another star of david.
Please assist if possible.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 11 months ago.

Hi,

This is a Moroccan silver coin. They sell for $25 - $50 on average.

Here are links for you to some matches:

$49:

http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/morocco-maroc-dirhams-2-ryal-1315-474705524

$29:

http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/morocco-silver-coin-y11-1-dirham-1897-509375843

$41:

http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/morocco-silver-dirhams-1315-ah-berlin-1734728440

~Nora

Expert:  Nora replied 11 months ago.

Hello,

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Sincerely,

Nora