Lot 299. SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir III. AR Drachm . AI (Airan-Susa) mint, year 2.
SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir III. AD. 628-630. AR Drachm (4.03 gm; 35mm x 30mm). AI (Airan-Susa) mint, year 2. Bust right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent and korymbos set on crescent; ribbon on left shoulder, crescent and ribbon on right; stars flanking crown; star-in-crescents in margin / Fire altar with ribbons; flanked by two attendants; star and crescent flanking flames; star-in-crescents in margin. Gobl type I/1; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 994. Well struck on a nice broad flan. Choice EF. Lightly toned.