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    ATTICA. Athens. Ca. 500-480 BC. AR tetradrachm (24mm, 17.49 gm, 6h). NGC Choice XF★ 4/5 - 4/5. Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet with bowl unadorned save for single vine scroll above neck guard, crest decorated with a tight series of pellets near the base, hair arranged in parallel pin curls along forehead / AΘE, owl standing right, head facing, olive sprig to left with unusually fine style reaching out to near the owl's tail feathers, all within incuse square. Seltman Group H. Svoronos pl. 4, 32. Stylistically remarkable with a bold archaic flair.


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