Lot 43. SASANIAN KINGS. Bahram V. AD. 420-438. AR Drachm. WH (Veh Ardashir) mint.
SASANIAN KINGS. Bahram V, 2nd type. AD. 420-438. AR Drachm (4.24 gm; 30 mm). Mint: WH (Veh Ardashir), no year. Bust right, wearing mural crown with korymbos set on crescent / Fire altar with head of Bahram right on shaft; flanked by two attendants. SNS type Ia/2 (pl. 63, A17); Göbl type I/2 (pl. 9, 155); Mochiri 1378; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 920var. Choice Superb EF. Lustrous.