Athens, ca. 449-413 BC. Silver tetradrachm.

Ancient Coins - Athens, ca. 449-413 BC. Silver tetradrachm.
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Denomination : Silver tetradrachm.

Date : The traditionally accepted dates for this style is 449 to 413 BC, but I believe thei were probably minted down to at least 407 BC (the probably date the plated coins of this style were first issued).

Size : 24.0 x 25.3 mm.  Weight : 17.04 grams.

Reference : Sear-2526.

Grade : XF on a large flan with a nearly full crest although not all the details of the crest are fully struck.  There is one tiny mark on the cheek.  A very striking example of the type.

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.

Price SKU: vcoin5667
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Rates for: 01/18/18

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