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Coin of Athens with head of Athena

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Obverse: Head of Athena, profile to right. Reverse: Statue of Athena - Promachos(?)

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (according to Coins & Medals Register 1: bought from Rhousopoulos, Athens, 1882); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, January 4, 1888

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 2nd century A.D.

Mint

Athens, Achaea: Attica

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 9.53 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

88.2

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins