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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #6770

Ionia Uncertain (BC 570-540) Siren - EL 1/12

ca 600-550 BC. EL 1/12 Stater (1.33g). Phokaian standard. Siren standing left, with the body of a bird and human head wearing cap with a long curl / Incuse square with irregular raised projections. EF.

File information
City/Mint name:Ionia Uncertain
Keywords:electrum / archaic
References:See Gemini III, 9 January 2007, lot 172 (hecte) and Naville VII, 1924 (Bement Collection), lot 1435 (same obverse die incorrectly identified as a cock)
Valuation:Gemini Auc. VI (1/2010), lot 159 ($4,250 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Gemini, LLC -
Filesize:74 KiB
Date added:Jan 23, 2010
Dimensions:600 x 300 pixels
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