This is an extremely rare coin from the first ever coin series , the Lydian Lion! Alyattes or Croesus ca. EL 1/12 stater or hemihecte (7mm, 1.15 gm). NGC Choice VF 5/5 – 3/5, countermarks. Head of roaring lion right, radiate globule on forehead / Incuse square. This was produced with real gold and silver! Lydia was an Ancient Greek and Persian kingdom. The item “WORLD’S OLDEST COIN! NGC CH VF LYDIA Alyattes Croesus 610-546 BC EL 1/12 stater” is in sale since Friday, May 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Greek (450 BC-100 AD)”. The seller is “sportsfans” and is located in Saint Cloud, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Indonesia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Ecuador, Cayman islands, Luxembourg, Macao, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay.
- Certification: NGC
- Composition: Silver