Item #5153, IRANIAN silver coin, Abbasid Governors of Tabaristen, ABZUD (AFZUD) anonymous issues, 1/2 dirham, (PYE 136/171AH/AD787) Malek #172.23

Ancient Coins - Item #5153, IRANIAN silver coin, Abbasid Governors of Tabaristen, ABZUD (AFZUD) anonymous issues, 1/2 dirham, (PYE 136/171AH/AD787) Malek #172.23
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 Abbasid Governors of Tabaristan

Anonymous Issues (ABSUD/or AFZUD Type)
 
Reign Anonymous Issues (ABSUD/or AFZUD Type)
Denomination AR hemi-drachm (tabari dirham)
Date Struck Year PYE 136 (171AH/AD787)
Mint TPWRSTAN (Tabaristan)
Obverse Bust right, shoulder ornament:. In Pahlavi, "ABZUD" (strong).
Reverse Fire altar with 2 attendants; star left and crescent right of flames. Pahlavi date to left, mint name to right 'TPWRSTAN' (Tabaristan).
Weight 1.98 gr.
Diameter 24 mm.
Reference Album's Checklist #73, Malek #172
Grade Good XF (die-break on obv.)
Comments

ABZUD series (Tabari coins without governor's name) were issued in years of PYE 125,129-143 and 161 (from AD 780-793). It has been suggested  that this series was made at a different mints than it is suggested on the coin.

Prezzo SKU : 5153
US$ 70.00
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  • CAD 89.35

Quotazione: 12/16/17

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