PERSIS KINGDOM SILVER DRACHM – ATTRACTIVE ISSUE OF AN UNCERTAIN KING – MINT STATE NGC GRADED PERSIAN COIN (Inv. 11333)
KINGDOM OF PERSIS. Uncertain king, ca. 2nd c BC.
Silver drachm, 4.05 g., 13 mm.
Obv. Bearded head right, wearing satrapal cap and bearing a scar on the cheek.
Rev. Fire temple, Ahura-Mazda above, king and standard flanking it.
Cf Sunrise 579 var. (no rosette in field, scar on cheek) and Alram NB 1 var. (same).
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5.