Ancient Persian Coins and Artifacts for Sale
Important: I am no longer able to ship items of Persian or Iranian origin outside the USA due to new amendments
to the US-Iran embargo and subsequent export restrictions. Shipping within the USA is not a problem.


White Huns / Hepthalites

Arab-Persian Coins, 654 - 1344 A.H.

Coins of Elymais, Persian Descendants of the Biblical Elamites

Sasanian Persian Stamp-seals

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid period,
c. 5th-3rd century BC. Great bronze arm-fibula. The earliest "safety pin"! Big and chunky 52 mm (over 2 inches) with olive-green patina, earthen deposits. Pin repaired otherwise intact. ex-Los Angeles, CA
p
rivate collection. #AP2025: $99



Ex-Museum deaccession!
Iran. Proto-Elamite, c. 3400-2500 BC. Nice black serpentine cylinder seal. Engraved with 3 zigzag registers with horizontal line separating the bottom register. Lovely stone, light deposits. L: 2.31cm. Ex California Museum of Ancient Art De-Accession (Inv. #CS3115), acquired in 1989. Comes with museum-quality rollout. #AP2203: $475

Ex-Museum deaccession!
Iran. Proto-Elamite, c. 3400-2500 BC. Incredible red steatite Looped cylinder seal. Engraved with a net pattern, and linear borders. Not holed, this had a suspension loop, broken in antiquity. Gorgeous stone. L 2.31cm. Ex California Museum of Ancient Art De-Accession (Inv. #CS3118), acquired in 1989. Comes with museum-quality rollout. #AP2206: $650


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Special: A pair of beautifully incised Antique Persian bronze bowls, 19th Century AD, each decorated with scenes of men and woman drinking amidst elaborate floral devices. An inscription runs around the rim of both vessels. Intact with incredible workmanship. 5 1/8" (13 cm) diameter. Ex English collection. #0910233: SOLD
Islamic Persia, c. 17th-18th century AD. Bronze ring set with a beautiful carnelian intaglio delicately engraved with beautiful Persian script. 31 mm tall, about a US size 8. ex-Southern California collection. #A110211x3: $175 SOLD
Ancient Persian Handwritten Documents:
Book of Kings (Shah-Nameh)



Special: Achaemenid, ancient Persia, c. 6th - 5th Century BC. Great silver head of a bull. With naturalistic features and round ornaments at the tip of each horn. Well preserved with great surfaces and an attractive dark tone. H: 1 1/2" (3.8 cm). Mounted on a custom lucite base. Ex Los Angeles private collection. #0611117: $625 SOLD


Special: Sasanian, ancient Persia/Iran, c. 3rd-6th Century AD. Gorgeous carnelian intaglio (ring seal). Depicts an animal with what appear to be tusks and a ridge down its back, possibly a boar.
Could still be set into a ring today! 9 mm (3/4") diameter, with great red tone. #272128x2: $199
SOLD



Achaemenid Dynasty, ancient Persia. 5th-4th century BC. Fantastic silver plaque depicting a standing nude female figure, made in reposse. Nicely toned, and intact! Extremely rare. H: 18 mm (just under 3/4"), weighs 0.35 grams. ex-Los Angeles private collection. #AP2024: $375 SOLD

Ancient Persia, c. 6th – 4th Century BC. Nice Persian terracotta head of a bearded man, perhaps a king or priest, wearing folded headdress and diadem, his features nicely detailed. H: 1 3/4" (4.4cm). Light deposits, fingerprints of the ancient maker still clearly visible on back! On old metal base. Ex Wiltshire, UK private collection: From the estate of Amold Walter Lawrence, 1900-1991, younger brother of TE Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia"). Historian who participated in, among others, the excavation of UR. Collected prior to WWII. #AP2138: $425 SOLD

A Persian terracotta head of a man, c. 5th - 4th Century BC, wearing pointed cap and with mustache and beard. H: 1 5/8 in (4.3 cm). On old metal base. Ex Wiltshire, UK private collection: From the estate of Amold Walter Lawrence, 1900-1991, younger brother of TE Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia"). Historian who participated in, among others, the excavation of UR. Collected prior to WWII. Attractive, better than photo. #AP2140: $250 SOLD


Amlash, ancient Persia, c. 7th – 6th century BC. Beautiful gold clothing ornament. Masterfully crafted from hammered sheet gold, with central raised boss and repoussé decoration. Dia: 3/4" (20 mm), 0.27 g. Perforated for attachment. Ex Taisei Gallery. Gorgeous! #AP2051: $250 SOLD



Ancient Persia, c. 8th - 11th Century AD. A gorgeous Persian Khorasan bronze pedestal oil lamp. Made with pedestal base and decorated with incised decoration. H: 80 mm (3 1/8"), L: 105 mm (4 1/8"). Handle and lid now missing, nice glossy brown patina. Old museum collection number inked on base. Ex Southern California private collection. #AP2125: $499 SOLD