SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir I.
|Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 562. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 13 September 2006.
Sold For $410. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As King of Persis, AD 205/6-223/4. Æ Sixth Unit (3.41 g, 8h). Mint A (“Stakhr”). Phase 1 (circa 205/6-224 AD). Bearded facing head, wearing diadem and Parthian-style tiara with pellet-in-crescent / Fire altar with no attendants. SNS I Type I(1)/2(1); Göbl I/2. VF, black and brown patina. Rare.