SASSANIAN EMPIRE. Shahpur I, A.D. 240-272. AV Dinar (7.55 gms), Mint I ("Ctesiphon"), ca. A.D. 260-272. CHOICE UNCIRCULATED. Gobl Type-I/1. Obverse: Bust right, wearing diadem and mural crown with korymbos; Reverse: Fire altar flanked by two attendants wearing mural crowns. Quite lustrous and brilliant, this alluring example is well struck on a well formed, circular flan. Exceptionally attractive and pleasing to the eye.