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ID:     75000404
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Kroisos
Date Ruled:     Circa 560-546 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     1/3 Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC circa 550-546
Weight:     3.48 g
Obverse Description:     Confronted foreparts of lion and bull
Reverse Description:     Two incuse square punches of unequal size
Mint:     Sardes
Primary Reference:     Berk 24
Reference2:     SNG Kayhan -
Reference3:     TraitÉ I 412
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=103312
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 404 Excellent metal.