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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #8855

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

ca 600-550 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (7mm, 0.59g). Milesian standard. Figural type. Head of roaring lion left / Incuse square. Good VF. Apparently unpublished denomination.

The cataloger of the Elektron collection associated its coins of this type to Rosen 304, but the style of the lion and the incuse punch are not consistent with these.

File information
City/Mint name:Ionia Uncertain
Keywords:electrum / archaic
References:Weidauer –; Traité –; SNG Kayhan –; Rosen –; Boston MFA –; cf. Elektron II 39-40 (forty-eighth staters)
Valuation:CNG Auc. 90 (5/2012), lot 604 ($950 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:81 KiB
Date added:Jun 09, 2012
Dimensions:800 x 388 pixels
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