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Greek Athenian coin
Tetradrachm (silver)
Mint: Athens, 449–412 BCE
Diam: 25 mm; Weight: 16.37 gr; Axis 11
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 72576
Obverse: Head of Athena facing right
Reverse: Owl standing facing right, head facing front, surmounted on upper left by olive branch and crescent, and Greek inscription: AΘΕ

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir