Taifa of Saltés and Huelva

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Taifa of Saltés and Huelva
Taifa Kingdom of Saltés and Huelva, c. 1037.
Capital Saltés
Languages Arabic, Mozarabic, Hebrew
Religion Islam, Christianity (Roman Catholicism), Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1012
 •  Conquered by Seville 1051
Currency Dirham and Dinar
Preceded by
Taifa of Badajoz

The Taifa of Saltés and Huelva was a medieval Moorish taifa kingdom that existed in southern Iberia from around 1012 to 1051. From 1051 until 1091 it was under the forcible control of Seville, by Abbad II al-Mu'tadid.[1]

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  1. ^ "Abbadid". Encyclopædia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. 2010. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8. 

Coordinates: 37°13′00″N 6°57′00″W / 37.2167°N 6.9500°W / 37.2167; -6.9500