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

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


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Sale Number: 362  -  Pars Coins
Lot Number: 68

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Lot 68.  SASANIAN KINGS. Varahran II. 276-293 AD. AR Drachm (4.27 gm; 27 mm). Jugate busts of Vahram, wearing winged crown with korymbos, and his queen, wearing kolah with boar’s head, right, vis-a-vis bust of Prince 4, wearing kolah with eagle’s head, left; monogram behind shoulder of Bahram / Fire altar; flanked by two attendants, the left wearing winged crown, the other wearing mural crown, both with korymbos. SNS type VI/1 var.; Göbl type VII/2a; Saeedi 166 corr. (rev. type); Sunrise 786var. Wonderful style. Sharply struck on a nice full flan. Choice FDC. Toned. Best example we've ever seen for this issue. Very rare this nice.

Estimate: US$ 2,500 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 1,500 
Closing DateMonday, June 14, 2021
11:22:20 AM CDT

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