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    SASANIAN KINGDOM. Shapur I the Great (AD 240-272). AR drachm (24mm, 4.30 gm, 3h).  Phase 1a, ca. AD 240-244. Draped bust of Shapur I right, wearing diadem and turreted mural crown with korymbos / Fire altar flanked by two attendants, each wearing diadem and mural crown and holding scepter. Sunrise 729. GÖbl type II/1. Very rare and seldom offered! Lightly toned and deeply struck. Choice Extremely Fine.

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    Sep-Oct, 2013
    25th-1st Wednesday-Tuesday
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