Lot 177: SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I, AD. 240-272. Billon drachm. Rare.
- Sold Winning Bid: $75
- 1 Bid(s)
SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I, AD. 240-272. Billon drachm (3.65 gm; 26 mm). Bust right, wearing diadem and mural crown with korymbos decorated with pellets surrounded by ring of pellets / Fire altar; flanked by two attendants wearing diadems (type 3b) and mural crowns. SNS type IIc/1a, style G; Göbl type I/1; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 737var. Standard issue, no monogram or dots. Some porosity on both obverse and reverse. Overstruck on a Roman Antoninianus. Choice Good VF. Toned. Rare.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 177
- Listing #: 500452
- Closed: Monday, October 31, 2022 11:58:40 AM CT
- Estimate: $125