Ancient Greece, Attica, Athens Circa 454-404 BC.
Obverse: Head of Athena right, with frontal eye, wearing earring, necklace, and crested Attic helmet decorated with three olive leaves over visor and a spiral palmette on the bowl
Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing; olive sprig and crescent to left, AΘE to right; all within incuse square.
Kroll 8; SNG Copenhagen 31; SNG München 49; Dewing 1611–22; Gulbenkian 519–21.
17.2 grams, 38mm x 24 mm.
A superb wonderful example with iridescent tone, showing much of the crest visible along with a full neck, good extremely fine and rare with this full strike.
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