SASANIAN KINGS. Vahrām (Bahram) II, with Queen and Prince 4.
|CNG 90, Lot: 896. Estimate $400.
Sold for $650. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 276-293. AR Drachm (27mm, 4.31 g, 3h). Jugate busts right of Vahrām (Bahram), wearing winged crown with korymbos
, and his queen, wearing kolah
with a boar’s head, right, vis-à-vis bust of Prince 4 left, wearing kolah
with eagle’s head / Fire altar; flanked by two attendants wearing winged crown with korymbos
symbol to left of flames. SNS type VI/3; Göbl type IX/1; Saeedi 164-5; cf. Sunrise 786. Near EF. Well struck, good metal.