Arab-Sassanian. Ubaidallah ibn Ziyad. AD 675 to 683. Silver Drachm

Ancient Coins - Arab-Sassanian.  Ubaidallah ibn Ziyad. AD 675 to 683.  Silver Drachm
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Struck in the name of Ubaidallah ibn Ziyad, as Governor from Basra to Balkh.

Denomination : Silver Dirhem. Mint : Basra.

Date : AH 61 (AD 680)

Reference : Mitchiner Islamic - 28 to 31 variety.

Size : 31.5 x 33.0 mm.  Weight : 4.03 grams.

Grade : gVF

Obverse : Sassanid style King based on the coins of the Sassanian King Khusru II, with the governors name in Sassanid style script to the sides.

Reverse : Sassanid style fire altar with two attendants, with the mint name to the right and the AH date to the left, in Sassanid script.

Price SKU: vcoin1335
US$ 75.00
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Rates for: 04/25/18

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