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ID:     81000538
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Alyattes
Date Ruled:     Circa 610-560 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     EL 1/6 Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     2.33 g
Obverse Description:     Head of roaring lion right; retrograde legend downward on right
Reverse Description:     Double incuse square punch
Mint:     Branch/subsidiary
Primary Reference:     Weidauer 100 and 101
Reference2:     Boston MFA 1771
Reference3:     Triton VI, lot 401
Reference4:     CNG 79, lot 365 (all from the same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=140084
Grade:     VF, struck from worn dies.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 538