HEPHTHALITES. Baktria or Sogdiana.
|Sale: CNG 66, Lot: 918. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 19 May 2004.
Sold For $200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 680-720 AD. AR Drachm (3.10 gm). Imitating Sasanian king Peroz. Crowned bust right resembling Peroz; Baktrian legend and two tribal symbols in margins, countermark: head left, wearing cap / Fire altar flanked by attendants, crescent and star above; two countermarks: head facing left and combined camel/elephant head. Göbl, Hunnen
289, with c/ms12, 72, 73; Alram -; MACW 1465. VF, some porosity. ($200)