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Lot 98: HUNNIC TRIBES, Hephthalites. imitating a drachm of Hormizd IV. AR Drachm.

AUCTION:  Pars Coins Bargain eSale #20

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HUNNIC TRIBES, Hephthalites. imitating a drachm of Hormizd IV (579-590). AR Drachm (3.55 gm; 32 mm). Uncertain mint in Bactria, after AD 589. Draped bust of Hormizd IV to right, countermark of a helmeted head of a Huna, wearing an earring. Rev. Fire altar flanked by two attendants; in upper left field, six-pointed star; in upper right field, crescent; to left, date in Pahlawi (RY 11 = AD 589); to right. Vondrovec, type O.IV. Choice VF. Lightly toned.
Lot Details
  • Offered By: Pars Coins
  • Lot #: 98
  • Listing #: 1033206
  • Closed: Thursday, May 23, 2024 11:32:20 AM CT
  • Estimate: $80