Laurel Certified Coins, Auction 2, Ancient, World and US Coins

Closes Friday, July 2, 2021 11:00 AM CDT

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 361  -  Pars Coins
Lot Number: 84

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Lot 84.  SASANIAN KINGS. Varhran (Bahram) II. AD. 276-293. AR Obol (0.72 gm; 14 mm). Jugate busts of king and queen with horse headdress facing right and crown prince facing left with horse headdress without xvarrah symbol, reverse; fire altar with attendants, 2nd type without queen or goddess, Faravahar symbol on the left of flame, phrase Nur-a-z Varhran (Fire of Bahram) engraved in mirror image, extremely rare and EF for type. There are various debates as to the character of the headdress of the queen and crown prince SNS type VII/5; Göbl type X/3; Paruck -; Saeedi 174; Sunrise 793 var.(different reverse). Choice aEF / EF. Toned. Extremely Rare.

Estimate: US$ 500 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 360 
Closing DateMonday, May 10, 2021
11:27:40 AM CDT