Unknown Æ - Chardmish Bust facing left; tamgha with single hook

Features

Issuer Principality of Ustrushana (Sogdiana)
Ruling authority Chardmish (circa 601-725)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 601-725
Composition Bronze
Weight 2.21 g
Diameter 21 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
197142
References Alram# –,
Michel Alram, Manfred Mayrhofer, Rüdiger Schmitt; 1986. Nomina propria Iranica in nvmmis : Materialgrundlagen zu den iranischen Personennamen auf antiken Münzen. Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, Austria.
Smirnova# 1419
Olga Ivanovna Smirnova; 1981. Сводный каталог согдийских монет : бронза = Catalogue of Sogdian Coins : Bronze. Nauka, Moscow, Russia.

Obverse

Bust partially facing left wearing decorative hat.

Reverse

Tamgha of Ustrushana with single hook surrounded by Sogdian legend.

Script: Sogdian

Lettering: crdmysh mr'y

Translation: Master Chardmish

Edge

Smooth.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (601-725) 

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