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    LYDIAN KINGDOM. Croesus (ca. 561-546 BC). AR stater (19mm, 10.66 gm). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 4/5. Sardes, ca. 561-550 BC. Confronted foreparts of lion facing right and bull facing left, each with outstretched forelegs / Two square punches side by side, irregular interior surfaces. SNG von Aulock 2873-4. Traité I 407-8. Berk, 100 Greatest Ancient Coins, 9.19.

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    April, 2019
    25th-29th Thursday-Monday
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