A boldly struck tetradrachm of Vabharz with a fine portrait
Lot 1641
KINGS OF PERSIS. Oborzos (Vabharz), early-mid 3rd century BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.24 g, 3 h), Istakhr (Persepolis). Head of Oborzos to right, wearing kyrbasia, diadem and earring. Rev. Fire-temple of Ahura-Mazda; to left, Oborzos standing right, his hands raised in adoration; to right, standard. Alram 526 var. (reverse legend). Sunrise 566 var. (reverse legend). Boldly struck and with a fine portrait. Struck on a slightly short flan and with minor deposits, otherwise, extremely fine.
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250 CHF
Hammer price:
2000 CHF
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Closing time: 19-Dec-21, 23:40:00 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.