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Electrum Coins

ancient coin buyers guide Electrum coinage prior to 560 B.C. ranged from lumps of electrum with no design to simple striated lines. Soon electrum coins developed with intricately designed animals like lion, boars, deer, and other common animals. High-end electrum coins coins are highly recommended and very desirable to own. To Learn More Download Your Free Ancient Coin Report












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  • Mysia Winged Boar Electrum Stater NGC Fine 4x4

    The first coinage in human history was struck from electrum, a naturallly occurring mixture of gold and silver. This large, electrum full stater saw circulation around 2,500 years ago and remains today as testament to the earliest money ever used by humans. While designs vary, this example has a 4-way punch on the reverse with a winged-boar on the obverse with a tuna fish (tunny) underneath. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More
    $5,440.00

  • Hound of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Extremely Fine 5x5

    Absolutely amazing coin and desirable by so many types of collectors, as far as we know this is the earliest depiction of a domesticated animal on human coinage. Struck around 2,550 years ago this 17 gram electrum full stater depicts a hound running left in lifelike fashion atop the totem animal for Mysia, the tunny (tuna fish). If you're looking for an amazing piece of history and a truly rare artifact to put away for a while, this is a tough item to beat. We love the value found in the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. Learn More

    Regular Price: $9,042.00

    Special Price $8,775.00

  • Hound of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Choice Very Fine 4x4

    Absolutely amazing coin and desirable by so many types of collectors, as far as we know this is the earliest depiction of a domesticated animal on human coinage. Struck around 2,550 years ago this 17 gram electrum full stater depicts a hound running left in lifelike fashion atop the totem animal for Mysia, the tunny (tuna fish). If you're looking for an amazing piece of history and a truly rare artifact to put away for a while, this is a tough item to beat. We love the value found in the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More

    Regular Price: $6,798.00

    Special Price $6,690.00

  • Winged Lion of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Very Fine 5x4

    We love the value found in the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. This particular example is 2,500 years and is the only example we have seen of a winged lion. Lions were often depicted in the earliest coinage, however, this is the first we have seen with wings. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More

    Regular Price: $7,722.00

    Special Price $7,595.00

  • Winged Lion of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC About Uncirculated 4x4

    Mysia, Cyzicus, Winged Lion, Electrum Stater, NGC, About Uncirculated, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5 Learn More
    $14,388.00

  • Hound of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Choice Very Fine 4x5

    Absolutely amazing coin and desirable by so many types of collectors, as far as we know this is the earliest depiction of a domesticated animal on human coinage. Struck around 2,550 years ago this 17 gram electrum full stater depicts a hound running left in lifelike fashion atop the totem animal for Mysia, the tunny (tuna fish). If you're looking for an amazing piece of history and a truly rare artifact to put away for a while, this is a tough item to beat. We love the value found in the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More
    $6,798.00

  • Kneeling Ram of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Very Fine 5x4

    If you are looking for some of the oldest, rarest, and most unique coinage, you must consider the value found in the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. This particular example dates around 500 BC and depicts a kneeling ram in lifelike fashion. Very interesting, special early coin and seldom seen so nice. Learn More
    $7,392.00

  • Sphinx of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Very Fine 4x4

    If you're looking for some of the oldest, rarest and unique coinage known today, then you must consider the earliest of all coinage: electrum. Electrum is what coins were made of starting 650 B.C.--it is a naturally occurring mixture of gold and silver and could be found in and around streams and riverbeds. These electrum staters are some of the earliest and most valuable of all early coinage and this one depicts a sphinx on the obverse, while the back has a 4-way incuse punch. Very nice coin and remarkable that it was made 2,500 years ago. Learn More
    $8,580.00

  • Winged Lion of Cyzicus Electrum Stater NGC Choice Extremely Fine 5x3

    Mysia, Cyzicus, Electrum Stater, NGC, Choice Extremely Fine, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5 Learn More
    $11,154.00

  • Mysia Winged Pegasus Electrum Stater NGC Very Fine 4x4

    It isn't every day we come across something that dates back over 2,500 years, however, you can each time you hold this large stater struck from electrum depicting Pegasus, the winged horse from Greek mythology. We love the value and history that can be found in these early human artifacts. If you're looking for a great piece of human history to put away for a while, consider this electrum stater of Pegasus. The reverse depicts an inches punch that occurred when the coin was hand-hammered nearly 2.5 thousand years ago! Learn More
    $7,590.00

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