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Coin ID #6942

Ionia Uncertain (BC 570-530) Crab - EL 1/6

ca 600-550 BC. EL Hekte - 1/6 Stater (2.59g). Phokaian standard. Figural type. Crab / Quadripartite incuse square. Good VF. Extremely rare, apparently the fifth known.

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City/Mint name:Ionia Uncertain
Keywords:electrum / archaic
References:Rosen Sale 81 (same dies); Helios 2, lot 159 (Kos; same dies); CNG 79, lot 360 (same rev. die); Tkalec (2008), lot 37; otherwise unpublished.
Valuation:CNG Triton XII (1/2009), lot 309 ($2,800 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:45 KiB
Date added:Mar 07, 2010
Dimensions:576 x 294 pixels
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