Numismatics
Mint: Persia
Artist: Unknown

Silver drachm from Persia

7th–8th century A.D.

Silver

2.94 g, 9:00, 27.4 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Charles C. Torrey
2001.87.14194
Culture: 
Persian
Period: 
7th-8th century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Uncertain, Persia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Professor Charles C. Torrey, to 1950; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1950–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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