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    Bust of Khusraw II facing right, to left downwards Pahlavi inscription (ruler's name and title), to right downwards Pahlavi inscription (caliphal title), earring: three pellet triangle, breast ornamentation: pellet in circle, enclosed by double beaded ci (obverse)

    Zoroastrian fire altar centre, with two standing attendants right and left, at top of the flames of altar, on left a star, on right a crescent, Pahlavi inscription to left downwards (date), Pahlavi inscription to right downwards (mint), all enclosed withi (reverse)

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    Heberden Coin Room

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