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Of highest rarity. Truly a gem.

Lot 151: TURKO-HEPHTHALITE, Vasu Deva. Ca. 620-680 AD. AR Drachm. Extremely Rare.

AUCTION:  Pars Coins (Auction 378)

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  • Sold Winning Bid: $295
  • 5 Bid(s)

TURKO-HEPHTHALITE, Vasu Deva (Sri Vajara Vakhudeva). Ca. 620-680 AD. AR Drachm (3.01 gm; 32 mm). Bust of king turning right with winged crown inspired by Crown of Khosrau II, reverse, fire altar with attendants, text in both Pahlavi and Brahmi legend. Gobl, Dokumente, Em. 244; Sunrise 1037var. Well struck on a nice broad flan. Original gold insert in the neck. Choice Good VF. Toned. Of highest rarity in this great condition and without countermark. Truly a gem.

Lot Details
  • Offered By: Pars Coins
  • Lot #: 151
  • Listing #: 3556
  • Closed: Friday, July 29, 2022 11:50:00 AM CT
  • Estimate: $300