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    ATTICA. Athens. Ca. 460-440 BC. AR tetradrachm (17.20 gm). Head of Athena right in crested Attic helmet decorated with olive leaves above visor and palmette on bowl, wearing round embossed earring and bead necklace / Owl standing right, head facing, olive sprig and crescent moon behind, AΘE before, all within incuse square. Kroll 8. SNG Copenhagen 31. NGC AU 4/5 - 4/5. Though seemingly of the common style of the late 5th century BC, NGC has identified this coin as a very late transitional issue, and so we follow their dating scheme here.

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