LYDIA. Time of Croesus (ca. 561-546 BC). AR half stater or...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionLYDIA. Time of Croesus (ca. 561-546 BC). AR half stater or siglos (14mm, 5.24 gm). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 4/5. Sardes mint. Confronted foreparts of lion facing right and bull facing left, each with outstretched forelegs / Two square punches side by side, irregular interior surfaces. SNG Kayhan 1025. SNG von Aulock 2877. Berk, 100 Greatest Ancient Coins, 9.23. Well-struck and centered with lustrous surfaces.
呂底亞，克洛伊索斯時期 (561-546 BC)。 1/2標重銀幣或1西格羅斯銀幣（14mm, 5.24gm）。 NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 4/5。 薩迪斯鑄造。雄獅與公牛正面相對，劍拔弩張。背有兩並列方形壓印，內表面不規則。打制端正精美，表面熠熠生輝。
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