Greek Athenian coin
Khirbet er-Rujum
Tetradrachm (silver)
Mint: Athens, 449–412 BCE
Diam: 22–24 mm; Weight: 16.8 gr; Axis: 9
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 64573
Obverse: Head of Athena facing right.
Reverse: Owl standing facing right, head to front, surmounted on uppr left by olive branch and crescent, and on its right the 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