Lovely style and flawless strike. Lustrous.
Lot 92: SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I (240-270 AD). Gold Dinar. RRR.
AUCTION: Pars Coins (Auction 378)
- Starting Bid: $4,500
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SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I (240-270 AD). Gold Dinar (7.39 gm; 21 mm). Ctesiphon or Hamadan mint. Obverse standard portrait turning right with standard merlon crown with earflap over the ear. Reverse; Fire altar with attendants wearing mural crowns. SNS type IIc/1b, style P, group b (pl. 30, 126); Gobl type I/1; Paruck 64; Saeedi AV4; Sunrise 739var. Lovely style and flawless strike. Choice FDC. Lustrous. Extremely rare.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 92
- Listing #: 3497
- Closed: Friday, July 29, 2022 11:30:20 AM CT
- Estimate: $7,500