Lot 240. Sasanian Kingdom. Hormizd V or VI. A.D. 631-632. AR drachm. NYHC, RY 2.
Sasanian Kingdom. Hormizd V or VI. A.D. 631-632. AR drachm (32 mm, 4.05 g, 3 h). NYHC, RY 2. Bust of Hormizd V or VI right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, two wings, and star set on crescent; ribbon on left shoulder, crescent and ribbon on right; stars flanking crown; star-in-crescents in margin / Fire altar with ribbons; flanked by two attendants; star and crescent flanking flames; star-in-crescents in margin. Göbl type I/1; Mochiri 929; Paruck -; Saeedi 305; NAP 1008. Rare. Extremely fine.