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Greek silver tetradrachm of Athens
GREEK SILVER TETRADRACHM OF ATHENS (ATTICA), CA. 165-42 BC

Athens, Attica. Ca. 165-42 BC, New Style coinage, struck 138/7 BC
Silver tetradrachm
Diameter: 31.5 mm.; Weight: 16.79 grams

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right.

Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing, on amphora; to right, radiate head of Sol facing; all within wreath.

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. M. Thompson. The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens. ANSNS 10 (1961). No. 292a.

EV1621
$2,250


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