Lot 97. Sasanian Kingdom Shapur I. Gold Dinar, AD 240-272. Mint I "Ctesiphon"
Sasanian Kingdom Shapur I. Gold Dinar, AD 240-272. Mint I ("Ctesiphon"), phase 2, ca. AD 260-272. Bust of Shapur I right, wearing diadem and mural crown with korymbos; one pellet above and two below diadem ties. Reverse: Fire altar; flanked by two attendants wearing mural crowns. Well struck and lustrous. Weight : 7.49 g. Size : 21 mm. EXTREMELY FINE