[Medieval] SASANIAN KINGS. Yazdgard II.
|Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1232. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 January 2006.
Sold For $500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
438-457 AD. Æ 15mm (0.67 g, 6h). Merv mint. Crowned bust right / Large fravahr
(wreath) symbol. SNS Type Ia1/3; S.D. Loginov & A.B. Nikitin, "Sasanian Coins of the Late 4th-7th Centuries from Merv," Mesopotamia XXVIII
(1993), 43-45; Göbl -; Paruck -; Alram -; MACW -; De Morgan -. Good VF, brown and green patina, areas of flat strike. Extremely rare and exceptional for issue. ($500)