Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena
Mint: Attica, Athens
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1049.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 17.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena to right.
Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing front.
At left, olive twig.
Inscription in Greek in field at left and 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