Laurel Certified Coins, Auction 3: Ancient, World and US Coins

Closes Thursday, July 7, 2022 11:00 AM CDT

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 375  -  Pars Coins
Lot Number: 174

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Lot 174.  SASANIAN KINGS. Shapur I, 224-240 AD. Ć Unit (4.33 gm; 29 mm). Mint I (“Ctesiphon”), phase 1a, ca. AD 240-244. Bust of Shapur I right, wearing diadem and mural crown with korymbos / Fire altar, flanked by two attendants wearing diadems (type 2) and mural crowns. SNS type IIa1/1a, style Abi, pl. 20, 5-A8; Göbl type II/1; Paruck 95; Saeedi -; Sunrise 731var. Very rare. Finest style. Nice original find green and earthen patina. Choice VF.

Estimate: US$ 250 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 150 
Closing DateMonday, May 30, 2022
11:57:40 AM CDT