1823 NGC MS 62 Ottoman Turkey 5 Para 1223/16 Scarce Silver Coin (19091204C)
Mint State Turkey Ottoman Empire silver 5 para coin.
Minted AH 1223/16 = 1823.
Scarce 2 year type rarely seen in Mint State minted 73% silver, many melted during the debasement of the coinage later in Sultan Mahmud II's reign.
Certified by NGC to MS 62, Population Census: This coin, only 1 higher!