ATTICA, Athens. 2nd-1st centuries BC. AR tetradrachm (31mm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionATTICA, Athens. 2nd-1st centuries BC. AR tetradrachm (31mm, 16.76 gm, 12h). NGC AU 5/5 - 4/5. New Style issue, 94/3 BC, Nikogenes, Andreas and Kallimachos, magistrates. Head of Athena right, wearing triple-crested Attic helmet decorated with a vine scroll, Pegasus above upturned cheek flap, protomes of four horses above visor / Α-ΘΕ / NIKO-ΓE / NHΣ-AN / ΔPE / AΣ - KAΛ / ΛIMA / XOΣ (magistrate names), owl standing facing on overturned amphora inscribed with M (month); ΔI (contractor's initials) below, all within olive wreath. Thompson 1041-3.
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