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SASANIAN KINGS. KHUSROW II. 591-628 AD. AR DRACHM. SHY(SHIRAZ) Coin

SASANIAN KINGS. KHUSROW II. 591-628 AD. AR DRACHM. SHY(SHIRAZ) Coin


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SASANIAN KINGS. Khusrow II. 591-628 AD. AR Drachm (4.16 gm; 33 mm). SHY(Shiraz) Mint. Year 37. Bust of Khusru II right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, two wings, and star-in-crescent, ribbons and crescents on shoulders, stars flanking crown, double border, star-in-crescents and inscription in margin / Fire altar with ribbons, flanked by two attendants, star and crescent flanking flames, triple border. Göbl type II/3; Mochiri -; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Cf. Sunrise 981. Sharply struck on excellent metal. Choice FDC.   Khosrow II (Chosroes II in classical sources, also Khusraw Parvēz ) was the last great king of the Sasanian Empire reigning from 590 to 628. CO-012