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Arab Sassanian Drachm

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ISLAMIC, Time of the Rashidun. Khosrau typeAH 31-41 / AD 651-661.
AR Drachm 31mm. Struck in the name and types of Husrav (Khosrau) II.
DA (Dārābjird) mint. Dated YE(?) 30 = AH 41 in Pahlavi (AD 661).

Crowned Sasanian-style bust right, bismillah in margin Rev. Fire altar with
ribbons, attendants flanking; star and crescent flanking flames.

SICA I –; Walker, Arab-Sasanian, 14; Album 4; ICV 2.