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, Roman Catholicism, Judaism
Government Monarchy
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1012
 •  Conquered by Seville 1051
Currency Dirham and Dinar

The Taifa of Saltés and Huelva was a medieval 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". Encyclopedia Britannica. I: A-Ak - Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia 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