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Kavad

NZD $100

Description

Kavād (Kavādh) I. Second reign, AD 499-531. AR Drachm 27mm,
DA (Dārābgird) mint. Dated RY 32 (AD 520/1).

Bust right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, two ribbons,
and korymbos set on crescent, ribbons and crescents on shoulders;
star behind head / Fire altar with ribbons; flanked by two attendants;
RY to left, mint signature to right; star and crescent flanking flames.

SNS type Ic/1b; Sunrise –.

Good VF, toned, some deposit on reverse