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    Pleasing Star Group V Owl

    ATTICA. Athens. Ca. 465-455 BC. AR tetradrachm (24mm, 16.72 gm, 6h). Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet ornamented with vine scroll and three laurel leaves / Owl standing right, head facing, olive sprig and crescent left; AΘE to right; all within incuse square. Starr Group V.A., cf. 166b. A choice example, with a pronounced "archaic smile" and a particularly well-struck reverse. NGC AU 5/5 - 3/5, Fine Style.

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    September, 2016
    8th-13th Thursday-Tuesday
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