Ephesos Ionia - 625-600BC Phanes - 1/12 Stater - FOURRE

Ancient Coins - Ephesos Ionia - 625-600BC Phanes - 1/12 Stater -  FOURRE
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1.67g  This weight of this fourre is a bit high for a 1/12 stater but light for a 1/6th stater (Hekte)

Fouree - breaks in the plating showing a silver core.  These are ancient imitations that were meant to circulate with the originals.

Obv: Forepart of a Stag left with head right

Rev: Incuse pattern with raised lines

This and other denominations of electrum coins were the first with the stag of Artemis (symbol of Ephesos).  These were issued along with the famous "Phanes" stater and trite: the earliest named coinage.

Weidauer 38

Compare to 1/24 Stater fourre CNG MBS 67 lot 672
Compare to 1/24 Stater fourre CNG MBS 67 lot 671
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