Barham Gur, Varhran V, VF+, 420-439 C.E. Sassanian Drachm

Ancient Coins - Barham Gur, Varhran V, VF+, 420-439 C.E.  Sassanian Drachm
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Varhran V also known as BARHAM GOR, AR DRACHM, 420-439 C.E. 

VF+, Scarce, 29mm, 4.18 grams

This is the son of Yazdegerd (Izgader Malka mentioned in the Talmud) According to Sassanian/Pahlavian literature Yazdegered married the daughter of the exilarch (resh galuta), technically making Varhran V a Jewish Sassanian King.

A very scarce coin with a very SHARP portrait in quite a nice condition.

 

Price SKU: pps116
US$ 80.00
  • € 70.54
  • £ 63.41
  • AUD 111.46
  • CHF 79.39
  • CAD 107.14

Rates for: 12/17/18

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