Sasanian Kingdom, King Xusro (Khusro) II Silver Drachm, 591- 628 AD
Obv/ Bust of King right, wearing elaborate winged crown, within double border decorated with star and crescent motifs at edge.
Rev/ Fire altar with two attendants, with star and crescent flanking altar flames, all within triple border decorated with star and crescent motifs at edge.
Con/ choice EF
Ref/ Gobl 210
Seller's Note/ All obverse details and legends are remarkably crisp. The portrait of the king is simply superb, right down to his pearl earring; the best we've ever presented.