Silver Athenian Owl Tetradrachm

  • Silver Athenian Owl Tetradrachm

Silver Athenian Owl Tetradrachm

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Description

Silver tetradrachm weighing 16.96 grams issued c. 420-410 BC in Attica depicting the head of Athena wearing a crested helmet ornamented with three olive leaves along the front edge and on the obverse a standing owl with olive sprig and lunar crescent in upper left field.

Coin measuring just over 1” across. Pendant hanging just under 2” from chain (not included).

Personally inspected and authenticated by numismatist David R. Sear. This coin comes with a certificate of authenticity from the Ancient Certificate Service (A.C.C.S.).