ATTICA. Athens. Circa 449-404 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 17.28 g, 1 h), 440s-430s. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΑΘΕ Owl standing right, head facing; behind, olive spray and crescent moon; all within incuse square. Cf. Sv. pl. 14, 20. Sharp and curiously attractive because of its oddly shaped flan. Minor bang on the chin, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF