Very Rare Prototype
KINGS of LYDIA. Kroisos.
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 332. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $2500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 561-546 BC. AR Stater – Double Siglos (10.51 g). Sardes mint. Prototype issue. Confronted foreparts of lion right and bull left / Two incuse square punches of unequal size. Berk 18 (but one same rev. punch as Berk 19), otherwise unpublished. Near EF, toned, light porosity. Very rare prototype issue.