Lot 156: TABERISTAN, Khurshid (Khorshid); (115-142 AH). AR Hemidrachm.
AUCTION: Pars Coins (Auction 378)
- Sold Winning Bid: $49
- 3 Bid(s)
TABERISTAN, Khurshid (Khorshid); (115-142 AH). AR Hemidrachm (2.04 gm; 25 mm). Obverse; Sasanian bust to the right, name in Pahlavi in front of face, phrase APD in Pahlavi in the second quarter. Reverse: fire altar with attendants, mint “TPURSTAN (Tabaristan)” on the right, date: 92 (Scarce year). The period coincides with reign of 10th Umayyad Khalif; Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik, and Abbasid’s Saffah and Mansur. Choice Superb. Lightly toned.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 156
- Listing #: 3561
- Closed: Friday, July 29, 2022 11:51:40 AM CT
- Estimate: $65