ARDASHIR III AR DRACHM, 630 - 632 C.E.
Gobl 226 (I/1), About Extremely fine, edge chip, 32.5mm, 4.16 grams.
Obverse: Bust of King crowned right Reverse: Fire altar flanked by attendants; fluted pillar.
SCARCE coin on a large flan, sharp, bold and lightly toned.
Sassania is the Bavel of the Talmud, where the Talmud was redacted