We will be closing over Christmas from 12pm on Friday 22nd December until 9.30am on Tuesday 2nd January. Our last day for postage is Thursday 21st December but it's always best to order early so as to avoid disappointment due to Royal Mail delays. We'd like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Merry Christmas! ATS
The nation of Iran (which up to 1931 was known as Persia) has some of the world’s most intriguing historical coins. In it’s illustrious history it’s empire spanned across much of the known world at the time, from the Nile to the Indus. This wonderful trading nation saw a whole host of gold coins through its border as the main trading channel from Europe to Asia.
|Coin||Pure Gold Weight (t/oz)||Fineness||Weight (g)||Years Minted|
|Iranian 1/4 Pahlavi||0.0589||0.900||2.0340g||Minted: SH1332 – SH1358 (1914 – 1979)|
|Iranian 1/2 Pahlavi||0.1177||0.900||4.0680g||Minted: SH1310 – SH1358 (1892 – 1979)|
|Iranian Pahlavi||0.2354||0.900||8.1360g||Minted: SH1310 – SH1358 (1892 – 1979)|
|Iranian Azadi||0.2354||0.900||8.1360g||Minted: SH1358 – 1375 (1979 – 1996)|