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A pre-Norman Sicilian tarì in the name of Caliph Al-Mustansir. British Museum.

Al-Mustansir (died 1242) (Arabic: المستنصر بالله‎) was the Abbasid Caliph in Baghdad from 1226 to 1242. He was the son of az-Zahir and the grandson of an-Nasir. His lasting contribution was the founding of the Al-Mustansiriyya Madrasa on the banks of the Tigris in 1233.

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Al-Mustansir
Born: 1176 Died: 1242
Sunni Islam titles
Preceded by
az-Zahir
Caliph of Islam
1226 – 1242
Succeeded by
al-Musta'sim

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