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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #14027

Mytilene (BC 521-478) EL 1/24 Stater - B-

ca 521-478 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.65g, 6mm, 11h). Head of calf to left / Incuse head of lion to left, rectangular punch behind. EF. Carr coll.

Unknown to Bodenstedt. One other recorded example known - Gorny & Mosch 195, 222 (12,000 EUR). This coin, coupled with 1/12 Stater on Asia Minor Coins (Coin ID #13297), confirms that Lesbos had fractions of a Stater in addition to the hekte.

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City/Mint name:Mytilene EL
Keywords:archaic / electrum
References:Bodenstedt -
Valuation:Roma Auc. X1V (9/2016), lot 169 [GBP 1,650 ($2,227) + comm]
Photo courtesy of:Roma -
Filesize:39 KiB
Date added:Sep 30, 2017
Dimensions:544 x 262 pixels
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