Attica. Athens circa 454-404 BC.
Head of Athena with profile eye to right, wearing disc earring, pearl necklace and a crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and a pi-style palmette / ΑΘΕ, owl standing to right, head facing the viewer, olive sprig with berry and crescent moon in upper left field, all within incuse square.
good very fine, full helmet crest, darkly toned, double struck on reverse
Kroll 8; HGC 4, 1597.
|Price realized||1'900 GBP 8 bids|
|Starting price||800 GBP|