Pars Coins

Closes Monday, December 23, 2019 11:00 AM CST


Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 343  -  Triskeles - Auction 30
Lot Number: 508

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Lot 508.  India. Amirs of Multan. Ca. A.D. 712-717. AR dramma (13 mm, 0.47 g). Stylized head facing right / Fire altar with Arabic legend Lillah (in God) at the base. Fishman & Todd, M24.2 (this coin). Rated as RR by Fishman & Todd. Very rare.

Obverse: Stylized head facing right Reverse: Fire altar with Arabic legend Lillah (in God) at the base Ref: Fishman & Todd, M24.2 (this coin)     This is the first Islamic coin to be issued after the Arab conquest of Sind. It continued with the king’s bust seen on Hindu pre-conquest coins, but with an Arabic legend added on reverse.

Estimate: US$ 125 


Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateFriday, December 6, 2019
1:49:00 PM CST

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