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

Ancient Coins - Varhran V, King Barham Gur, 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, 32mm, 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 in beautiful condition.

 

Price SKU: pps123
US$ 80.00
  • € 68.39
  • £ 60.85
  • AUD 111.10
  • CHF 76.91
  • CAD 104.21

Rates for: 09/18/18

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