Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena

Greek
Classical Period
5th century B.C.


Mint: Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 17.15 gm.

Accession Number

32.1547

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: head of Athena, right, wearing helmet with laurel leaves
Reverse: within incuse square, owl, facing right; olive branch in upper left field.
Greek inscription in right field.

Credit Line

Storer Collection