A rare dinar of Bahram II with a superb portrait
Lot 245
SASANIAN KINGS. Bahram II, 276-293. Dinar (Gold, 22 mm, 7.48 g, 3 h), 'HWPY/HRPY' mint (Herat?). Draped bust of Bahram II to right, bearded and wearing winged crown with korymbos. Rev. Fire altar flanked by two attendants looking outward. Göbl pl. 3, 48. Saeedi -. Sunrise 422. Rare. A beautiful, fresh and sharp example with a superb portrait. Good extremely fine.


From an American collection of Oriental Greek and Central Asian coins.
Estimate:
3500 CHF
Starting price:
2800 CHF
Current bid:
3800 CHF
Bid increment:
200 CHF
Minimum bid:
4000 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Oct-19, 06:00:00 CET
All winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee.