• Creator
  • Persians
  • Created Date
  • 10-25-02
  • Description
  • AR drachm (drachma). The coin is from the King Khusru I (Khosrow I) reign. Obverse side has a crowned bust facing right wearing an "artichoke" crown. The reverse has a fire altar with two attendants. 30 mm diameter. The Sassanian Empire was the last dynasty of native rulers to reign in Persia (Iran) before the Arab conquest (AD 224-640). AR stands for Argentum, silver. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; History of Money... more
    AR drachm (drachma). The coin is from the King Khusru I (Khosrow I) reign. Obverse side has a crowned bust facing right wearing an "artichoke" crown. The reverse has a fire altar with two attendants. 30 mm diameter. The Sassanian Empire was the last dynasty of native rulers to reign in Persia (Iran) before the Arab conquest (AD 224-640). AR stands for Argentum, silver. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; History of Money. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 18 Social Systems; 14 Political Systems. less
  • Format
  • Coin1