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ID:     80000316
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Time of Alyattes to Kroisos
Date Ruled:     Circa 610-546 BC
Metal:     Electrum
Denomination:     EL Trite
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     4.73 g
Obverse Description:     Head of roaring lion right, sun with multiple rays on forehead
Reverse Description:     Two incuse square punches
Mint:     Sardes
Primary Reference:     Weidauer group XVI, 86-89
Reference2:     TraitÉ I 44
Reference3:     Boston MFA 1764
Reference4:     BMC P. 2, 6; SNG Kayhan 1013
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=132539
Grade:     VF, bankersU+2019 marks on edge.
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 316