Sasanian Empire - Drachm Hormizd IV (579-590 AD) YZ RY 8

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OBVERSE : GDH(Glory/Splendor) / 'WHRMZD'(Hormizd)

Shah crowned bust right.

REVERSE : twmn' (8) / YZ (Yazd)

Zoroastrian altar flanked by two guards.

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Beautiful Sasanian drachm in the name of Shah Hormizd IV Torkzad (579-590 AD).
It was struck in the 8th year of his reign (586-587 AD) in the mint of Yazd (Fars).
It was issued in the middle of his reign and during the Caucasus war against the Byzantine Empire of Maurice.
He wins this war and install Khosrow II son of Hormizd IV on the Sasanan throne.

 
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NumismaticOriental
OrigineSasanian Empire
RulerHormizd IV
Date8 of the regnal year (586/587 AD)
DenominationDrachm
MetalSilver
MintYazd
Weight3.7 g
Diameter29 mm * 28 mm
Axis3 h
GradeVF (Very Fine)

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Sasanian Empire - Drachm Hormizd IV (579-590 AD) YZ RY 8

OBVERSE : GDH(Glory/Splendor) / 'WHRMZD'(Hormizd)

Shah crowned bust right.

REVERSE : twmn' (8) / YZ (Yazd)

Zoroastrian altar flanked by two guards.

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