SASANIAN KINGS. Bahram I.
|Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 451. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Monday, 5 January 2009.
Sold For $575. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 273-276. AR Drachm (4.18 g, 4h). Bust right, wearing diadem and radiate crown with korymbos
; • between left two rays; three pellets below diadem ends; taurus symbol on right shoulder / Fire altar; flanked by two attendants, the left wearing mural crown with korymbos
, the right with mural crown. Göbl type I/1 var. (no taurus symbol on shoulder); Paruck -; Saeedi -. EF, minor porosity. Unpublished variety with the taurus symbol on the shoulder.