KINGS of PERSIS. Uncertain King.
|Sale: Triton VII, Lot: 543. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Monday, 12 January 2004.
Sold For $300. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa mid-late 2nd century BC. AR Obol (0.56 gm). Head right, with short beard, wearing diadem and satrapal cap (kyrbasia) surmounted by eagle and crescent; rosette before / Fire temple, Ahura-Mazda above, on left, king standing right, to right, standard surmounted by eagle. Cf. Alram NB2 (hemidrachm); BMC Arabia -; De Morgan -. Lightly toned EF. Unpublished denomination for this king. ($200)