Nice billon obol of Srio Shaho" (after ca.576 AD), Turko-Hepthalites in Gandhara

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Bust right wearing bull headdress; Cursive greek SRIO ShH, tamgha behind bust / Attendants and a fire altar, derived from the Sassanian coins. 13mm, 0.74 grams. Gandhara mint. Mitchiner ACW 1495, Gobl Hunnen Em. 238. Rare!In 576 Turko-Hepthalites overran the Nezak posessions in Bactrian and Gandhara, and replaced the standard "Nezak Malka" with a new "Napki Malka" type (replacing the Bull crown with this spiky crown).