Sassanian Kingdom, Khursu II, 590-627 AD, AR drachm

Ancient Coins - Sassanian Kingdom, Khursu II, 590-627 AD, AR drachm
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34mm, 4.19 gramsObverse:  draped bust of Khusru II right wearing winged tiara, star in crescent above
 
Reverse:  Fire altar with 3 attendants
 
Ver nice detail!!
 
31mm, 4.14 grams

Khusru II is (in)famous for taking the "true cross" from Jerusalem.  The ever present .....spoils of war .....

Price SKU: tpl661
US$ 38.00
  • € 33.51
  • £ 28.53
  • AUD 53.54
  • CHF 34.90
  • CAD 48.68

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