Hormizd IV AR Sassanian Drachm, Choice EF, 579 - 590 C.E.

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HORMIZD IV AR DRACHM, 579  - 590 C.E.

Gobl I/1, Choice Extremely Fine, 32.4mm, 4.13 gram, RD Mint

Obverse: Bust of Hormizd IV to right, wearing mural crown with korymbos set on crescent, inscription around 

Reverse: Fire altar with ribbons, flanked by two attendants, star and crescent flanking flames

The coins of Hormizd IV are notoriously poorly struck. RARE to find a specimen so WELL STRUCK top to bottom! An exemplary example.