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    Croesus Light Stater

    LYDIAN KINGDOM. Croesus and later (ca. 561-546 BC). AV stater (17mm, 8.04 gm). NGC AU 5/5 - 3/5, light smoothing. Sardes, light standard, ca. 553-539 BC. Confronted foreparts of lion (on left, facing right), with extended right foreleg, and bull (on right, facing left) / Double incuse square punches of unequal size. Carradice 8. BMFA 2073. SNG von Aulock 2875. Clean strike and full, deep luster. An attractive version of this important type!

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    April, 2017
    7th-10th Friday-Monday
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