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    KINGDOM OF PERSIS. Vahhbarz (Oborzos) (mid 3rd century BC). AR tetradrachm (29mm, 16.99 gm, 2h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5. Diademed head of Vahbarz to right,wearing kyrbasia  / Persic legend Vahbarz, governor of god, Fire Temple of Ahura-Mazda, before which stands Vahbarz right in attitude of prayer; to right, standard. Alram 526. Sunrise 565. Rare! Some surface porosity, otherwise dramatically deep strike on a broad flan.

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