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Persian Empire, Siglos (half-stater)
Persian Empire, Artaxerxes I-Darius III, c. 450-330 B.C. Lydia. AR Siglos (half-stater). SGCV II 4683 or similar. 15.8 mm, 5.94 g. Obverse: Beardless archer, the Great King, kneeling right, dagger in right, bow in left. Obverse: Oblong punch. Ex Forvm.
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Aarmale  [Apr 05, 2011 at 11:56 PM]
Interesting type, one of the earliest coinages!
Steve E  [Jul 07, 2011 at 05:50 PM]
These coins have the look and feel of antiquity. I like em!