ISLAMIC, Umayyad Caliphate. temp. Mu'awiya I ibn Abi Sufyan.
|394, Lot: 562. Estimate $100.
Sold for $110. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AH 41-60 / AD 661-680. Æ Fals (20mm, 4.30 g, 2h). Imperial standing figure type (Type VI). Pseudo-Damascus mint. Struck circa 660s-680. Standing imperial figure, holding long cross and globus cruciger / Large m surmounted by cross; star in each void; wavy line in each void. SICA 1, –; cf. DOCAB 58; cf. Walker, Arab-Byzantine
, p. 50, ASK.2-3 (both refs for type); Album 3522.1; ICV 126. VF, earthen green patina.