Lot 249: SASANIAN KINGS or KUSHANO-SASANIAN, Æ. RRR.
- Sold Winning Bid: $535
- 19 Bid(s)
SASANIAN KINGS or KUSHANO-SASANIAN, (302-379 /420-438 AD) Æ (2.16 gm; 15 mm). Bahram (Varhran V)? or Shapur II(?), special issue, obverse, kings portrait with Kushano-Sasanian rams crown, reverse, sasanian style fire altar with attendants. There are extremely rare issues of Yazdgird I silver drachm with Bahram V with similar ram horn crown on the reverse. There are also Shapur II Æ units with similar crown indicating the assimilation of Kushan Empire. Choice Good VF. Original find patina. Extremely rare.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 249
- Listing #: 462836
- Closed: Monday, September 26, 2022 12:22:40 PM CT
- Estimate: $80