Lot 134: SASANIAN KINGS, Khosrau I, (531-579 AD). AR Drachm. YZ (Yazd) mint, year 3.
AUCTION: Pars Coins (Auction 378)
- Sold Winning Bid: $78
- 6 Bid(s)
SASANIAN KINGS, Khosrau I, (531-579 AD). AR Drachm (4.01 gm; 28 mm). Standard issue for years 1 to 5 , reverse, mint YZ (Yazd) to the right and year 3 to the left. Bust right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, korymbos set on crescent, and inner ribbon, ribbons on shoulders, crescent on right shoulder; stars flanking head; crescents in margin / Fire altar with ribbons; flanked by two attendants; star and crescent flanking flames. Göbl type II/2; Mochiri -; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 971var. Couple of minor hairline scratches on the obverse. Choice EF. Lightly toned.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 134
- Listing #: 3539
- Closed: Friday, July 29, 2022 11:44:20 AM CT
- Estimate: $40