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Ardeshir Drachm

NZD $260

SKU: Ardashir drachm Category:

Description

Silver drachm struck by the Sassanian king Ardashir I

Bust of Ardashir with long beard and hair over
shoulders;  close fitting cap with globe above
Rev. Fire altar without attendants.

AD 226-240

Very Fine with rim chip

Of course this is Zaroastrian coin and therefore pre Islamic.