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Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena

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Obverse: head of Athena, right, wearing helmet with laurel leaves Reverse: within incuse square, owl, facing right; olive branch in upper left field [Greek inscription]

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Greek, Classical Period, 5th century B.C.

Mint

Athens, Attica

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 17.15 gm.

Accession Number

32.1547

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins