Visual Timeline: Croesus

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595 BCE: Birth of Croesus.
 
560 BCE - 547 BCE: Reign of Croesus of Lydia.
 
 
560 BCE: Croesus of Lydia first manufactures coins of solid gold.
 
 
547 BCE - 546 BCE: Cyrus II of Persia conquers Lydia.
 
 
 
 
 
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