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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #10607

Ionia Uncertain (BC 550-500) Horse - EL 1/24

ca 600-550 BC. EL Hemihekte – Twenty-Fourth Stater (6mm, 0.60g). Lydo-Milesian standard. Figural type. Head of pegasos left / Incuse square. Near EF.

On most examples of this issue, the wing of Pegasos is off the flan, and therefore the type is usually referred to as a horse’s head.

File information
City/Mint name:Ionia Uncertain
Keywords:electrum / archaic
References:Weidauer 145–6; Traité I 347 (Chios); Elektron II 43; Rosen 287–8; SNG Kayhan 717; SNG von Aulock 1781
Valuation:CNG Auc. 93 (5/2013), lot 404 ($1,100 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:69 KiB
Date added:Jul 02, 2013
Dimensions:800 x 370 pixels
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