Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena
480–450 B.C. and later
Mint, Athens, Attica
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1080.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 17.02 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena, right.
At left, crescent and olive twig with leaves and berry.
Inscription in field at right:
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund