Athens, ca. 393 to 300 BC. Silver obol.

Ancient Coins - Athens, ca. 393 to 300 BC. Silver obol.
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Denomination : Silver obol.

Size : 7.7 x 8.1 mm.  Weight : 0.68 grams.  (This is a rather small coin)

Reference : Svornos plate 22 #1 to 6 variety.  SNG Cop. 53 to 56 variety.

Grade : gVF with minor flattness and the owls head is mostly off the flan (but the Athen head has nearly a full crest).  The style seems to be proper Athenian rather than imitative.

Obverse : Head of Athena right.

Reverse : Owl standing right, with an olive sprig and crescent moon over its shoulder, with a AQE to the right (only fragments of the inscription are visible).

Price SKU: vcoin4754
US$ 185.00
  • € 158.83
  • £ 139.23
  • AUD 249.05
  • CHF 183.19
  • CAD 245.53

Rates for: 06/22/18

Ships from: Canada
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