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Object Number: 94-27-48
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Athens
Date Made: 449-413 BC
Early Date: -449
Late Date: -413
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Athena
Olive Leaves
Owl
Square
Outside Diameter:1.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of L. Daniel Dannenbaum, 1994

Description

Early Issue, head of Athena at right, wearing crested helmet ornamented with three olive leaves and floral scroll; Owl standing right with frontal head in erect posture, tail feathers represented as a single prong, at left olive twig and crescent, all within incuse square;


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