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SASANIAN KINGS. Varhran (Bahram) II. AD. 276-293. AR Drachm.


Description

SASANIAN KINGS. Varhran (Bahram) II. AD. 276-293. AR Drachm (4.40 gm; 27 mm). Jugate busts of Vahram, wearing winged crown with korymbos, and his queen, wearing kolah with boar’s head, right, vis-a-vis bust of Prince 4, wearing kolah with eagle’s head, left; monogram behind shoulder of Bahram / Fire altar; flanked by two attendants, the left wearing winged crown, the other wearing mural crown, both with korymbos; < to left of flames. SNS type VI/1 var.; Göbl type VII/2a; Saeedi 166 corr. (rev. type); Sunrise 786. Lovely strike. Choice Good EF. Lightly toned.

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 Current Bid US$ 600
 Starting Bid US$ 600
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 Ends Monday, May 10, 2021
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