INDIA, KUSHANO-SASANIAN, Peroz II Kushanshah: AV (Gold) dinar, VERY RARE and SUPERB!

Ancient Coins - INDIA, KUSHANO-SASANIAN, Peroz II Kushanshah: AV (Gold) dinar, VERY RARE and SUPERB!
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Obverse King standing facing, head turned to left, with tied beard, wearing bull horn crown topped with striped globe, striped globes on each shoulder, sword at left hip, holding trident in (proper) left hand, sacrificing at altar at left, smoke rising from altar, ribboned crescent-topped trident above altar, three pellets below left arm, right-turning swastika between legs, pellet above, another pellet between leg and altar, nandipada in right field, Bactrian legend around: bago pirozo ooz/orko koshano shayo (Lord Peroz, the great, Kushan king)
Reverse Oesho (Shiva) standing facing, holding trident in left hand and diadem in right, bull (Nandi) standing left behind, Bactrian legend at right and left borzaoando / iazado (high yazata)
Date c. 270-295 CE
Weight 7.91 gm.
Diameter 31 mm.
Die axis 11:30 o'clock
Reference Göbl 711 var (no letter below tamgha), Cribb 6 var (same)
Comments A SUPERB specimen of an EXTREMELY RARE type.
Preis SKU: 701.93
US$ 8,500.00
  • € 8,063.95
  • £ 6,805.95
  • AUD 12,090.40
  • CHF 8,432.00
  • CAD 10,899.55

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