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SASANIAN KINGS. Yazdgird I. AD. 399-420. Silver Drachm. AWH (Ahwaz) mint.


Description

SASANIAN KINGS. Yazdgird I. AD. 399-420. Silver Drachm (4.18 gm; 29 mm). AWH (Ahwaz) mint. Bust of Yazdgard I on floral ornament right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent and korymbos / Reverse right side letters AT for Attash and left side leters YZ for Yazdgird: Attash-e Yazdgird, Fire altar with ribbons, flanked by two attendants, Crescent and letter “ w ” left of flame and crescent and letter “ h ” right of flame, inscription on altar shaft, crescents and letter flanking flames (SNS type Ib1/1a var. 4 (pl. 55, 67) ; Göbl type I/1; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 915var. Choice AU. Fully lustrous.

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 Current Bid US$ 53
 Starting Bid US$ 48
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 Ends Monday, March 1, 2021
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