Lot 166: TABERISTAN. JARIR, (779-782 AD). AR Hemidrachm. Scarce.
AUCTION: Pars Coins (Auction 376)
- Starting Bid: $48
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TABERISTAN. JARIR, (779-782 AD). AR Hemidrachm (1.84 gm; 24 mm). Obverse, sasanian style bust turning right, name Jarir in Kufic in front of face, phrase APD on the second quarter, and phrase “ARS” (Ar(u)s? Meaning Stunning?) or Arun(?)-per Pakzadian) on the 3rd quarter reverse, fire altar with attendants, year 136 on the left, mint, TPURSTAN (Tabaristan) to the right. Lovely strike. Choice FDC. Fully lustrous. Scarce.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 166
- Listing #: 2813
- Closed: Monday, June 27, 2022 11:55:00 AM CT
- Estimate: $80