Lydia, Sadyattes, Electrum Trite

Item Reference: C190011586 Sold Share
Kings of Lydia, time of Sadyattes (c. 650-561 BC). Electrum Trite, mint of Sardis, c. 620 BC. Obverse: Head of a roaring lion facing right. Reverse: Double incuse square punch.…
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Description

Kings of Lydia, time of Sadyattes (c. 650-561 BC).

Electrum Trite, mint of Sardis, c. 620 BC.

Obverse: Head of a roaring lion facing right.
Reverse: Double incuse square punch.

(Weidauer Group XV).

This issue is considered among the earliest ‘lion’ trites.

4.77g.

Specification

Period c 620 - 620 BC
Date c. 620 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Trite

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Lydian Kings

Metal

Electrum

Mint Mark

Sardis

Weight 4.77 g

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