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Ancient Sassanian AR Drachm of Khusro II, ca. 591 AD

Item Details

Ancient Sassanian AR Drachm of Khusro II, ca. 591 AD. Obverse: bust of Khusro facing right, wearing crown surmounted by crescent, all inside double dotted-border, crescents and stars at 3, 6 and 9 o’clock. Pahlavi script to the left and right of the king’s portrait within the borders. Reverse: Fire altar with two attendants standing facing, both hands on sword hilts, all inside border. Metal Content: silver. Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 3.58 grams. Coin is lightly circulated.

Coin Class Drachm
Materials Silver
Date 591 A.D.
Number of Coins 1
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Condition

- lightly circulated.

Dimensions

4.0" W x 4.0" H x 4.0" D

- measurements of shipping box.

Item #

ITMGF92633

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