KINGS of PERSIS. Dārēv (Darios) I.
|CNG 90, Lot: 798. Estimate $200.
Sold for $320. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
2nd century BC. AR Drachm (15mm, 4.15 g, 1h). Head right, with short beard, wearing diadem and kyrbasia surmounted by crescent / Fire temple, Ahura-Mazda above; to left, Dārēv (Darios) standing right; to right, standard surmounted by eagle. K&M -; Alram 554; Sunrise -. EF, toned, reverse slightly double struck. Rare early issue of Dārēv (Darios) I.