coin

Details

  • Associated people

    ‘Abd al-Malik (685-705) (ruler)
  • Denomination

    Drachm

  • Object type

  • Design

    Bust of Khusraw II facing right, Pahlavi inscription to left downwards, Bactrian inscription to right downwards (ruler) facing inwards, earring: three pellet triangle, breast ornamentation: three pellet triangle, enclosed by double beaded circle, margin i (obverse)


    Zoroastrian fire altar centre, with two attendants right and left standing facing, at the top of the flames rising from the altar, on the left a small star and on the right a small crescent, Pahlavi inscription to left downwards (mint), Pahlavi inscriptio (reverse)

  • No. of items

    1

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.

    HCR10270

  • Standard URI

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