SASANIAN KINGS. Pērōz (Fīrūz) I.
|Triton XIV, Lot: 513. Estimate $100.
Sold for $850. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 457/9-484. AR Drachm (27mm, 4.10 g, 3h). BBA (Court) mint. Struck circa AD 457-458. Bust right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, korymbos
set on crescent, and no rear merlon / Fire altar with ribbons; flanked by two attendants; “bba” on right. SNS type I/1a (pl. 78, 18); Göbl type I/1; Paruck -; Saeedi -. EF.
From the William B. Warden, Jr. Collection.