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    LESBOS-IONIA. Lot of four (4) electrum fractions. Includes: (1) Lesbos, Mytilene, EL hecte, ca. 515-594 BC, head of lion right / incuse bull's head right (cf. Bod. 13, possibly a contemporary base metal forgery). // (2)  Mytilene, ca.  450 BC, EL hecte, head of Apollo right / Ram's heads confronting (SNG Cop. 305). // (3) Mytilene, ca. 450 BC, female head / confronting Herms (unrecorded?) // (4) Ionia, Miletus, ca. 500-480 BC, EL 1/24th stater, facing lion's scalp / irregular incuse (cf. Weidauer 202 [1/48th stater]). The last Good Very Fine, the others Fine.

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    January, 2013
    15th-16th Tuesday-Wednesday
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