Lot 79: SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir I. AD. 223/4-240. AR Obol.
AUCTION: Pars Coins (Auction 364)
- Sold Winning Bid: $480
- 1 Bid(s)
SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir I. AD. 223/4-240. AR Obol (0.72 gm; 15 mm). Coronation type. Struck circa AD. 233/4-238/9. Bust right, wearing diadem (type R) and mural crown / Fire altar (flames 2) with diadems (type R). SNS type V(4a)/3a(2b); Göbl type IV/2; Paruck -; Saeedi 56; Sunrise 723. Minor die break on obverse and reverse (raised line, not a scratch), otherwise well struck on a nice broad flan. Choice EF. Lightly toned. Very Rare.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 79
- Listing #: 197668
- Closed: Monday, July 26, 2021 4:26:00 PM CT
- Estimate: $800