Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena
Mint: Attica, Athens
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1060.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 16.95 gm.
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Head of Athena right, in crested Athenian helmet.
Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing.
Olive twig with two leaves and a berry at left.
Inscription in Greek at right.
All within incuse square.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund