Artemide Aste Anglo Saxon Counterfeits Latest news...Follow us
       Home    |   About    |   Links    |

Related Items

1 2 3
Description: Ancient Greek Lycia Silver Stater Mithrapata
Description: Ancient Greek Lycia Silver Stater Mithrapata
1 2 3

Item : 4545 Description
Description :  Ancient Greek Lycia Silver Stater Mithrapata
Authenticity:  Forgery - Published
Category :  Ancient Greek Lycia - CoinsSeries Date: 380 BC - 370 BC
Category DetailsSource
Category :  AncientSold as: Unknown
: GreekSource : IBSCC Bulletin on Counterfeits BOCS Vol 13 No.2 1988 Page 41 Fig 4 Entered by : Mac
: Lycia

Key InfoCondemnation
Dynasts : Mithrapata
This coin has been condemned by the IBSCC Photo/ by permission International Bureau for the Suppression of Counterfeit Coins. Refer Bulletin on Counterfeits reference above. From a series of die linked counterfeits which came to light in Munich in 1987. Struck from modern dies, showing little relief and the incuse squares are shallow. Many have pronounced cracks in the planchet. Originally copied from the Bucak-Podalia hoard of 1958. This example does not have aknown die combination.
Region : --
Denomination : Stater
Content : Silver
You must first Register to comment or create entries for approval




If you find the content of this site useful, consider making donation to show your support and to keep this content coming.  This is an independent service which saves you money - A contribution of $20 (Collector) - $50 (Professional) per year is requested for non-contributing members.  A tiny amount, if the site assists you to buy genuine only.  ForgeryNetwork Version 2.03 Copyright (c)2005-2023. All images are digitally stamped and may be used with permission from this site or the copyright holder.   For further information contact:  [email protected]

Locations of visitors to this page
Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed on this site are strictly the opinions of the users.  It is up to users’ discretion to decide on the accuracy of the data herein. No warranty or guarantee of the information is expressed or implied and the system owners take no responsibility furthermore for the content or accuracy of this information. The owners also take no responsibility for the images used on this database.  Images used here are uploaded by the users and all images are encouraged to be from the public domain.