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Choice condition! Very rare bronze drachm of Tuun Qaghan, ca.650-700 AD, Chach, Central Asia (Shagalov/Kuznetsov #180)

Choice condition! Very rare bronze drachm of Tuun Qaghan, ca.650-700 AD, Chach, Central Asia (Shagalov/Kuznetsov #180)
Male and female busts facing, male is wearing oval earrings, the female triagular earrings / Rounded tamgha, Sogdian legend around: bgy twwn ggn ("divine Tuun Qaghan") around. 20mm, 2.5 grams. Smirnova -; Shagalov/Kuznetsov #180.
Very rare, choice condition!
There are a number of different readings of the reverse inscriptions. The name of the ruler might be "Toon" or "Tuun".
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