The Sublime Porte

93 collectible items

From the influence of the Ottoman Empire to the Republic of Turkey via the coins of the Crusades... More than eight centuries of Turkish history captured in coins.

Painting at the top: “View of Constantinople and the Bosphorus” by Ivan Aivazovsky (1858) (public domain)

Coin Turkey

Suleyman II, Mangir, AH 1099 (1687), Constantinople, EF(40-45)

Coin Turkey

Crusader States, Bohemund III, Denier, 1163-1201, Antioch

Coin Turkey

Crusader States, Bohemund III, Denier, 1163-1201, Antioch

Coin Turkey

Crusader States, Bohemund III, Denier, 1163-1201, Antioch

Coin Turkey

Muhammad V, 100 Kurush, 1918, AU(50-53), Gold, KM:776

Coin Turkey

1500 Lira, 1983, MS(64), Silver, KM:958

Coin Turkey

Abdul Mejid, 20 Para, 1860 (1255//22), Qustantiniyah, AU(50-53)

Coin Turkey

Crusader States, Raymond Roupen, Denier, 1216-1219, Antioch

Coin Turkey

Mahmud II, 10 Para, 1831, Qustantiniyah, AU(55-58), Silver, KM:587

Coin Turkey

Muhammad VI, 25 Kurush, 1917, Qustantiniyah, EF(40-45), Gold

Selection published on 03/08/2020