Numismatics
Ruler: Shapur II, Sassanian King A.D. 309-379
Mint: Persia
Artist: Unknown

Copper coin of Shapur II from Persia

310–79

Copper

3.66 g, 18 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.14020
Culture: 
Persian
Period: 
4th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Persia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1880 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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