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ID:     81000543
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Time of Cyrus to Darios I
Date Ruled:     ca. 545-520 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Siglos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 545-520
Weight:     5.29 g
Obverse Description:     Confronted foreparts of lion right and bull left
Reverse Description:     Two incuse square punches of unequal size
Mint:     Sardes
Primary Reference:     Berk 22
Reference2:     SNG Kayhan 1024
Reference3:     TraitÉ I 409-10 (Kroisos)
Reference4:     SNG Cop 456
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=140089
Grade:     Good VF, toned, a couple minor die breaks on obverse.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 543