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    - ID: 959

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 2001-04-14

    ATTICA.
    Athens.

    AR-Tetradrachm, c. 455 B. C.
    Av.: Head of Athena to r., wearing Attic helmet, on helmet, scroll and three olive leaves.
    Rv.: Owl standing to r. within incuse square, to l., olive sprig.
    17,44 g.

    Ref.: BoC 24/1, 1999, p. 9, 2A.

    FAKE
    – a counterfeit of the late 1940s. The Athena head is slightly too developped cpmpared to the archaistic owl.