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ID:     720789
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Alyattes II
Date Ruled:     Late 7th century BC
Metal:     Electrum
Denomination:     EL 1/48 stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     0.27 g
Obverse Description:     Lion’s paw
Reverse Description:     Square incuse punch
Primary Reference:     Karwiese series I, type 1 (Ephesos)
Reference2:     SNG Kayhan -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=84557
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 789 Very rare. See Spier, esp. p. 333 and note 14, for the attribution of Karwiese’s series I coins to Weidauer Group XV.