Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

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Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £3,300

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Kroisos (c. 560-546), Gold Stater, foreparts of lion and bull facing each other, rev. two incuse squares side-by-side, 8.06g (BMFA 2073, same obv. die; Dewing 2431). Good very fine £4,000-5,000

Footnote

Provenance:
Münzen und Medaillen Auktion 54 (Basle), 26 October 1978, lot 323