Lion's head right with nose-wart on foreheadKeerzijde:
|Unieke productcode (UPC)||227|
Lion's head right with nose-wart on forehead
|Heerser / Regio||Lydian Kingdom|
One of the oldest known coins! The name "electrum" is the Latinized form of the Greek word ἤλεκτρον (èlektron), mentioned in the Odyssey referring to a metallic substance consisting of gold alloyed with silver. Lydia, with its capital at Sardis, occupied the western region of Asia Minor.