Lot 97. SASANIAN KINGS. Shahpur III. 383-388 AD. AR Drachm.
SASANIAN KINGS. Shahpur III. 383-388 AD. AR Drachm (4.26 gm; 25 mm). Bust right, wearing flat-topped crown with korymbos / Fire altar with ribbons and bust right in flames; flanked by two attendants, each wearing flat-topped crown with korymbos. SNS type Ib2/1b (pl. 27, 18); Göbl type I/1; Paruck 265; Saeedi 218; Sunrise 876. Minor area of light porosity on obverse field, otherwise good metal. Choice EF with some luster.