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ID:     730615
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Kroisos
Date Ruled:     Circa 561-546 BC
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 561-546
Weight:     8.06 g
Obverse Description:     Confronted foreparts of lion facing right and bull facing left, both with straight legs
Reverse Description:     Two square incuse punches of different sizes
Primary Reference:     Boston MFA 2073
Reference2:     Dewing 2431
Reference3:     SNG VA 2875
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=22519
Grade:     Superb EF
Notes:     On an exceptional flan and fully struck