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 449-404 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 22 mm, 17.20 g, 7 h), 440s-430s.
Obv: Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace.
Rev: ΑΘΕ Owl standing right, head facing; behind, olive spray and crescent moon; all within incuse square.
Ref: HGC 4, 1597. Kroll 8.

Attractive and nicely struck. minor old scratch on the reverse, otherwise, extremely 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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