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GREEK, Attica, Athens, 465-454 BC, AR Tetradrachm
Obv. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace.
Rev. Owl standing right with head facing, ΑΘΕ to right, crescent and olive sprig to left; all within incuse square.
Mint: Attica, Athens, ca. 465-454 BC.

17.10g, 24mm, 10h.

Starr Group V.B.

Ex Roma Numismatics, E-Sale 19, 1. August 2015, lot 95
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Jay GT4  [May 14, 2016 at 02:54 AM]
n.igma  [May 14, 2016 at 09:00 AM]
Stunning example of the type.
Pharsalos  [May 14, 2016 at 11:50 AM]
Fantastic, what a owl!
Sam  [May 14, 2016 at 03:07 PM]
Simply spectacular !
*Alex  [May 15, 2016 at 11:54 AM]
quadrans  [May 16, 2016 at 12:56 AM]
Great piece...
ickster  [May 20, 2016 at 04:41 AM]
Like it was minted yesterday
Jaimelai  [May 26, 2016 at 10:38 PM]
Enodia  [Jan 19, 2017 at 02:40 AM]
just beautiful!