Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena

Greek
Classical Period
Before 430 B.C.


Mint: Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 16.41 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

10.29

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena to right wearing Atttic helmet.
Reverse: Owl.
In field at left, olive twig, crescent.
In field at right, inscription in Greek.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection