Here’s your chance to own a Silver Drachm from Persia, featuring King Varhran V, in detailed Mint State condition after more than 1,500 years. Ruler of the Sassanian Kingdom from A.D. 420 to 438, Varhran was the son of leader Yazdgard I. Famed for cancelling public debts during celebrations, Varhran V also appeared in the epic poem Shahnameh (Book of Kings), penned between A.D. 977-1010.
With attractive surfaces and sharp details, the Drachm’s obverse depicts Varhran V in a jewel-topped crown. The reverse features a fire altar flanked by two attendants. Order now to place this ancient silver coin in your collection!