Sassanian. Varhran I, AD 271 to 274. Silver drachm - repaired.

Ancient Coins - Sassanian. Varhran I, AD 271 to 274. Silver drachm - repaired.
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Denomination : Silver Drachm. 

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

Size : 26.8 x 27.3  Weight : 3.78 grams.

Reference : Mitchiner Ancient #838

Grade : aVF but the coin has been broken and soldered back togeather, as can be seen just below the bust on the obverse, and to the right of the reverse.

Obverse : Head of Varhran I right, wearing his distinctive rayed headdress, with an inscription naming him around.   

Reverse : Fire altar flanked by two attendants, with Sassanid inscriptions to the left and right which transliterate roughly to NURA ZI VaRaHRAN. 

Price SKU: vcoin1812
US$ 75.00
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Rates for: 04/20/18

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