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Date: 600-250 BCE
Object Name: coin
Classification: Greek
Issuing Authorities:
Lacedaemon (Lakedaimon / Sparta)
Culture(s):
Greek
Mint: Europe, Sparta (Lacedaemon)
Technique: struck
Medium: bronze (AE)
Dimensions: Coin: 23 mm, 11 O'Clock, 10.79 g (7/8 in., 11 O'Clock, 0.38 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Bird, eagle standing left with wings closed on thunderbolt
Subject/Image: Reverse: Winged thunderbolt
Inscription: Reverse: L A
Description: Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt Winged thunderbolt upright, letters either side
Accession Number: NG.1993.6.260