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Lydia | Croesus | Light 12th Stater | CH-AU 5x4

Introducing a remarkable piece of ancient numismatic history: the Lydia Croesus Gold 12th Stater from the revered Light Series. This exquisite coin is a testament to the opulence and artistry of the Lydian Kingdom, dating back to Croesus's reign from 565 to 546 BC. Known for his legendary wealth, Croesus was the first to issue pure gold and silver coins, setting a standard for monetary systems worldwide.

This Gold 12th Stater has been meticulously certified by NGC Ancients in Choice About Uncirculated condition. It has an impressive strike rating of 5/5 and a surface rating of 4/5. The coin features the hallmark Lydian lion and bull design on the obverse, symbolizing strength and prosperity, while the reverse showcases a simple yet elegant incuse punch, characteristic of the period.

This coin's exceptional craftsmanship and historical significance make it a prized addition to any collection. The detail and preservation of this piece reflect the advanced minting techniques of the Lydian Kingdom, and its condition ensures that it remains a valuable artifact of ancient history.

Owning this Lydia Croesus Gold 12th Stater allows you to hold a tangible piece of the ancient world and appreciate the rich legacy of one of history's most influential civilizations. Whether you are a seasoned collector or new to the world of ancient coins, this coin offers a unique opportunity to connect with the past and invest in a piece of timeless beauty.

To add this extraordinary coin to your collection or to learn more about its historical context, contact us at Austin Rare Coins & Bullion. Our team of experts is dedicated to assisting you in acquiring this exceptional piece of ancient numismatic heritage.

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Lydia | Croesus | Light 12th Stater | CH-AU 5x4
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