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SASANIAN KINGS. Hormizd IV. AD. 579-590. Silver Drachm. RD (Ray) mint, year 6.


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SASANIAN KINGS. Hormizd IV. AD. 579-590. Silver Drachm (4.16 gm; 32 mm). RD (Ray) mint, year 6. "Hormizd" to right, "prosperity" to left in Pahlavi, crowned and cuirassed bust right, ribbon over right shoulder; crescent and ribbon over left, stars flanking crown / Fire altar with attendants and ribbon, star and crescent flanking flames, regnal year to left, mint signature to right. Göbl I/1; Paruck 440 var.; Alram 909; Sunrise 973var. Lovely strike. Choice EF. Lightly toned.

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