Arab-Sassanian. Ubaidlallah ibn Ziyad . AD 665 to 672. Silver Drachm

Ancient Coins - Arab-Sassanian. Ubaidlallah ibn Ziyad . AD 665 to 672. Silver Drachm
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Struck in the name of Ubaidallah ibn Ziyad, as Governor from Basra to Balkh.

Denomination : Silver Dirhem. Mint : Dara mint.

Date : AH 59 (AD 678). 

Reference : Mitchiner Islamic - 28 to 31 variety.

Size : 30.7 x 31.4 mm.  Weight : 4.09 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: vcoin1975
US$ 115.00
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Rates for: 04/25/18

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