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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 870

SASANIAN KINGS. Ohrmazd (Hormizd) I. AD 272-273. AR Drachm (26mm, 3.55 g, 3h). Style A. Mint A (“Ctesiphon”).

Triton XXIV
Lot: 870.
 Estimated: $ 2 000

Central Asian, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 4 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SASANIAN KINGS. Ohrmazd (Hormizd) I. AD 272-273. AR Drachm (26mm, 3.55 g, 3h). Style A. Mint A (“Ctesiphon”). mzdysn bgy ’hrmzdy MRK’n MRK’ ’yr’n W ’n’yr’n MNW ctry MN yzd’n in blundered Pahlavi), bust right, wearing diadem and crown with korymbos, trace of fravahr on shoulder / NWR’ zy in blundered Pahlavi to left, ’wḥrmzdy in blundered Pahlavi to right, fire altar flanked by two attendants facing inward, the left, wearing crown with korymbos, raises hand, the right, wearing radiate crown, holds up diadem. SNS type Ib(1)/2b(1) and pl. 1, A4 = Saeedi 115; Sunrise 749. Traces of deposits, crystallized surfaces, light graffiti on obverse. Good VF.

Ex Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 436 (23 January 2019), lot 312.

The final winners of all Triton XXIV lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 January 2021. This lot is in Session Three, which begins 20 January 2021 at 9 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 22.50% for all others.

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