ATTICA. Athens. Circa 449-404 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 17.30 g, 5 h), 4403-430s. 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, 9. A very attractive, sharply struck example . With the tip of Athena's nose off the flan, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF