Sassanian. Shapur I, AD 240 to 270. Silver drachm

Ancient Coins - Sassanian. Shapur I, AD 240 to 270. Silver drachm
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Denomination : Silver Drachm. 

Mint & Date : This issue does not have mint or dates marks.

Size : 25.9 x 26.6  Weight : 3.32 grams.

Reference : Mitchiner Ancient #811 to 819

Grade : VF/F.

Obverse : Head of Shapur I right, with ear flaps on his headdress, with a long Sassanid inscription around.   

Reverse : Fire altar flanked by two attendants, with Sassanid inscriptions to the left and right which transliterate roughly to NURA ZI ShaHPURHRI (meaning FIRE OF SHAPUR).

Price SKU: vcoin1833
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Rates for: 01/19/18

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