|Lot 105. Sasanian Kingdom. Varhran II. A.D. 276-293. AV dinar (21 mm, 7.29 g, 3 h). Bust of Varhran II right, wearing winged crown with korymbos / Fire altar, flanked by two attendants, the one on left wearing winged crown with korymbos, the other wearing mural crown; pellets and symbol on altar shaft. SNS type I/1; Göbl type I/1; cf. Sunrise 766. Rare reverse with multiple pellets and symbol on altar shaft. Good very fine. |
Previously sold in Triskeles 23, 280, but buyer never paid.
Estimate: US$ 5,000