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Ancient Sasanian AR Drachm Coin of Khusro I, ca. 540 A.D.

Item Details

Ancient Sasanian AR Drachm coin of Khusro I, ca. 540 A.D. Obverse: bust of Khusro facing right, wearing merlon crown with tassel to left and surmounted by crescent, all inside single dotted-border, crescent 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, wearing tall headgear, both hands on sword hilts, all inside single dotted-border. Metal Content: silver. Diameter: 31.6 mm. Coin is circulated.

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Condition

- circulated.

Dimensions

4.0" W x 4.0" H x 4.0" D

- measurements of shipping box.

Item #

ITMG346315

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