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Numismatics
Ruler: Ardashir I, King of Iran, 180–242
Mint: Persia
Artist: Unknown

Tetradrachm of Ardashir I from Persia

226–41

Billon

13.27 g, 9:00, 27.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.14197
Geography: 
Made in Sardis
Culture: 
Persian
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

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

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