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    Star Archaic Athens Owl

    ATTICA. Athens. Ca. 510/500-490 BC. AR tetradrachm (24mm, 17.26 gm, 2h). NGC Choice XF★ 5/5 - 4/5. Head of Athena right, wearing earring and crested Attic helmet with undecorated bowl, hair in straight lines with large curled ends along brow line / AΘΕ, owl standing right, head facing; branch with two leaves and one berry behind, all within incuse square. HGC 4, 1590 (ca. 500/490-485/480 BC). Seltman Groups C, G and M. Struck from dies of refined archaic style, with excellent eye appeal.

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    October, 2021
    28th-29th Thursday-Friday
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