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    Among the Finest Known

    Croesus. Ca. 560-546 BC. AV one-sixth stater, light series (9mm, 1.33 gm). Sardes. Forepart of roaring lion right confronting forepart of bull to left / Two irregular incuse squares forming incuse rectangle. H. J. Berk, "The Coinage of Croesus: Another Look," SAN XX, 1 (1997), fig. 8. Rare. Perfectly struck and of exceptional quality, certainly among the finest known examples! NGC Choice MS ★ 5/5 - 4/5.

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    April, 2013
    18th-23rd Thursday-Tuesday
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