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Tabaristan, Abbasid Governors. 'Umar b. al-'Ala. 771-780. AR hemidrachm. Fifth series with name in Pahlavi and Arabic. PYE 125.


Description

Tabaristan, Abbasid Governors. 'Umar b. al-'Ala. 771-780. AR hemidrachm (23 mm, 2.02 g, 3 h). Fifth series with name in Pahlavi and Arabic. PYE 125. Crowned Sasanian style bust right / Fire altar flanked by attendants; stars flanking flames; fleur-de-lys in place of normal three-pellets in outer margin. Malek 77; Album 57 (r). Choice extremely fine.

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Auction Detail
 Current Bid US$ 125
 Starting Bid US$ 120
 Bids 2
 Ends Friday, September 29, 2017
2:40:00 PM