Tetradrachm of Athens with head of Athena
Mint: Attica, Athens
Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 16.96 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Head of Athena right, wearing crested helmet with four horse protomes and flying Pegasus.
Reverse: Within olive wreath, owl stands on amphora facing. Inscriptions in Greek on amphora, below, and at left and right. At right, Artemis holding torch.
By 1965: with Court Coin Company, 315 Washington Street, Boston, Mass.; purchased by MFA from Court Coin Company, January 12, 1966
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour