Attica, Athens. AR Tetradrachm, 449-404 BC, circa 440s-430s

Description
Attica, Athens. AR Tetradrachm, 449-404 BC, circa 440s-430s
Ungraded

ATTICA. Athens. Circa 430s-420s BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.23 g, 1 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with three olive leaves and palmette. Rev. AΘE Owl standing right, head facing; to left, olive sprig and crescent; all within incuse square. Kroll 8. Svoronos pls. 12-13 passim. The obverse struck somewhat off center and with some die rust, otherwise, good very fine.

Lot details
Culture/region
Attica, Athens
Metal
AR
Denomination
Tetradrachm
Year/Period and Variation
449-404 BC, circa 440s-430s
Condition
Ungraded
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