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Post #11: Please Help Identify Ruler/Cat# On Sassanian AR Drachm

 
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 Posted 07/08/2020  5:47 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add twood89 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
This appears to be a Sassanian AR Drachm. It weighs 4.0g and is approx. 32mm in diameter. Any identification help would be greatly appreciated. If possible, directions to a relevant catalogue or catalogue # would be most appreciated.


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 Posted 07/08/2020  5:54 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Bob L to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I would guess Hormazd IV, but Ron or Steve (or others) will know for sure. Mint WYHC?
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 Posted 07/08/2020  6:26 pm  Show Profile   Check echizento's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add echizento to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Hormazd IV.
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 Posted 07/08/2020  6:33 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add twood89 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you for the ruler identification! Is it possible to identify and more information like the mint or regnal year so I can find the catalog number?
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 Posted 07/08/2020  6:43 pm  Show Profile   Check Seeker55's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Seeker55 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Mint WYHC (Fars district, city uncertain) according to the list at

http://beastcoins.com/Sasanian/Sasanian.htm
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Thank you for the additional information! Any idea on the catalog number for this specific type?
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 Posted 07/08/2020  6:58 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Palouche to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Looks like reginal year 10..
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 Posted 07/08/2020  7:00 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add twood89 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you very very much on that, good skills with the number identification!
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