Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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coin of Sassanian empire
  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • coin of Sassanian empire, circa 500 CE
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2470

Recto: Circle shaped form with small triangles linked together to form an inner border. There is a scene inside the circle set in relief but objects are not discernable.

Verso: Stamped