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Lot # 57 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$650 / Unsold: Available at opening bid of US$ 600 + Buyers Fee
Crete, Lyttus. Stater
Crete, Lyttus. c. 300-270 BC. Stater, 10.70g. (11h). Obv: Eagle flying right with both wings above him, holding prey in talons. Rx: Boar's head right, ĖV in upper right field; all in dotted frame within incuse square. Svoronos 56 (one example cited). Le Rider pl. VIII, 1 var. (rev. legend). F/VF.

From a private UK collection.

Unusual and rare with both wings of the eagle above him, rather than one wing above and one below.
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