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    Ionia. Miletos. c. 600-550 BC. EL Stater, 14.20g. Obv: Two lions' heads back to back, seen from above. Rx: Long irregular rectangle square incuse with an irregular square incuse on each side. Weidauer 156. Babelon, Traité 27, pl. 1, 21. Kraay-Hirmer, pl. 177, 588. SNG Kayhan 706. Boston -. SNG von Aulock -. Rosen Collection -. This is the only time that a complete series of these lion scalp staters and the smaller companion pieces has ever appeared at auction. Part of the obverse weakly struck. VF/EF.

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    April, 2011
    14th Thursday
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