Sasanian Empire: Peroz, (AD 457-484), AR Drachm, LYW mint

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Sasanian Empire: Peroz (457-484), AR Drachm (4g/ 26mm), LYW mint. Draped bust of Peroz I to right, wearing elaborate crown with korymbos set on crescent. Rev. Fire altar with ribbons, flanked by two attendants, star and crescent. Göbl pl. 10, 171. SNS III Type IIIb/1c. Toned. Very fine, tiny crack (obv 3 O’clock, rev 6 O’clock). From The Zabel collection (Pat Zabel).