Lot 262: TABERISTAN. Umar ibn A’ala, (771-782 AD). AR hemidrachm.
- Starting Bid: $48
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TABERISTAN. Umar ibn A’ala, (771-782 AD). AR hemidrachm (1.96 gm; 24 mm). Obverse: Sasanian bust to the right, name Omar in Pahlavi in front of the face, phrase “ARS” (Ar(u)s? Meaning Stunning?, admired?) or Arun(?-per Pakzadian) on the 3rd quarter and Pahlavi phrase APD on the second quarter. Reverse; fire altar with attendants, mint TPURSTAN (Tabaristan) on the right, date: 124. Scarce year. Choice FDC. Lustrous.
- Offered By: Pars Coins
- Lot #: 262
- Listing #: 502322
- Closed: Monday, October 31, 2022 12:27:00 PM CT
- Estimate: $80