Lot 171. SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I, 224-240 AD. AR Obol. RRR.
SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I, 224-240 AD. AR Obol (0.72 gm; 16 mm). Sunrise 736var. Standard issue, obverse, standard bust turning right with crown and ear flap, reverse, fire altar with attendants, legend continuous from right to left with letters above the crown of the left attendants. Superb strike and details. Choice Superb EF. Toned. Extremely rare in this condition.