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Hemiobol of Athens with head of Athena

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Obverse: Head of Athena right, of archaic style wearing close-fitting crested helmet. Reverse: In field, right [inscription] within incuse square Owl right; behind, olive leaf.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Archaic or Classical Period, 527–430 B.C. or later

Mint

Athens, Attica

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.31 gm.

Accession Number

18.675

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins