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    - ID: 823

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 2000-02-25

    LYCIA.
    Zagaba.

    AR-Stater, ca. 440 B. C.
    Av.: Lion´s scalp.
    Rv.: Helmeted head of Athena three quarter facing. To l., name in Lycian script, to r., symbol.
    12,27 g.

    Ref.: cf. Olcay-Morkholm, The coin Hoard from Podalia, NC 1971, 11-12, BoC 9, 1, 1984, p. 15, 5.

    FAKE
    – This counterfeit copies the very rare Lycian staters of Zagaba which were unknown prior to the Bucak-Podalia hoard (IGCH 1261) which contained two specimens. The weight is quite wrong: Lycian staters of this period range between 9,5 and 10 grams.