University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:65-38-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sassanian
Provenience: Persia
Manufacture Location: Ardashir Khurra (uncertain)
Maker: Khosrau II
Period: Khosrau II
Date Made: 605 AD
Early Date: 605
Late Date: 605
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Head
Winged Crown
Staff
Altar?
Credit Line:Gift of Robert W. Trexler, 1965

Description

Silver; obv: head to r. within double line circle, winged crown overlaps at top; various elements (letters?) outside circle; rev: figures with staff flanking altar?; three lines circle and are broken; four characters at cardinal points.

Mint: Ardashir Khurra?

Regnal year: 15


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |