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Well Struck Shapur I Dinar
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Lot 229.  Sasanian Kingdom. Shapur I. A.D. 240-272. AV dinar. Mint I ("Ctesiphon"), ca. A.D. 260-272.

Sasanian Kingdom. Shapur I. A.D. 240-272. AV dinar (21 mm, 7.34 g, 3 h). Mint I ("Ctesiphon"), ca. A.D. 260-272. Diademed bust of Shapur I right, wearing mural crown with korymbos / Fire altar flanked by two attendants standing gazing away from the fire, each wearing mural crown. SNS type IIc/1b, style P, group b; Göbl type 1/1; Saeedi AV5; Sunrise 739. Well centered and struck example with nice borders. Extremely fine.

Ex Triskeles 22 (15 December 2017), 254.

Estimate: US$ 2,500 


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Current Bid:  US$ 1,600   
Starting Bid:  US$ 1,500 
High Bidder:  khefren
Bid History:  3 Bids
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Closes:  Friday, September 28, 2018
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