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Sasanian Empire, Silver Drachm (3.93, 27 mm), AD 499-531

Kavad I, Second Reign, Sasanian King AD 499-531 Sunrise # 967, SNS Type Ic/1a, Gobl Type III/1, Extremely Fine Mint: LD (Ray), Year 13. . An excellent example of the coinage of this period. The date in the form of the year of the…
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Sasanian Empire, Silver Drachm (3.93, 27 mm), AD 488-497

Kavad I, First Reign, Sasanian King AD 488-497 Sunrise # 958, SNS Type I/1, Gobl Type I/1, Extremely Fine Mint: KA (Karian). . Kavad, also known as Kavadh and Qobud, was the son and successor of Peroz. He was considered a lion at…
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Sasanian Empire, Silver Drachm (3.65 g, 27 mm), AD 303-309

Hormizd (Ohrmazd) II, Sasanian King AD 303-309 Sunrise # 820, SNS Type Ia/3b, Gobl Type I/1a, Extremely Fine Mint: "MA?" abbreviated for Marv? or "TA" (Unknown mint possibly Tabaristan at the southern coast of Caspian sea in present day…
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Sasanian Empire, Silver Drachm (4.33 g, 27 mm), AD 276-293

Vahram (Bahram) II, Sasanian King AD 276-293 Sunrise # 791 (this coin), Triton XIV 1/4/11 # 471, Gobl Type X/3, SNS Type VII/5, Superb Extremely Fine Mint: Unknown. . This is the first group portrait in Persian coinage, featuring…