Tetradrachm of Kamarina with Athena driving quadriga
about 420 B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Kamarina
Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 17.64 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga to left, driven by Athena as charioteer.
Above, Nike flies to right, wreath in right hand, to crown Athena.
In exergue, stork (?) to left.
Reverse: Head of Herakles left, wearing lionskin.
Inscription in Greek.
Said to be from the Kellner Collection; by date unknown: with Bank Leu & Co. AG., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; May 14, 1969: purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. AG.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour