Agora Coin: N 14481
Inventory Number:   N 14481
Section Number:   Ε-1365
Category:   Coin
Description:   Plated bronze counterfeit tetradrachm. Agora XXVI, nos. 16o and p (bronze only), having identical deep cuts on their reverses and found in front of the Metroon, had been officially mutilated and deposited in the Metroon in keeping with the nomothetic law of 375/4: see Agora XXVI, p. 9.
Notes:   Coin no. 10.
Casts stored in Lab Case No.52D
Researcher: Robert Conn, 24.6.2008, 9.7.2008.
Obverse:   Head of Athena r., wearing Attic helmet ornamented with palmette and olive leaves; eye of Athena rendered in full profile.
Reverse:   AθE
Owl standing r., facing; behind, olive spray and crescent.
Negatives:   82-39-10
Weight:   13.56
Denomination:   Tetradrachm (Plated Counterfeit)
Die Axis:   7:30
Material:   Silver (Plated)
Copper alloy
Metal:   Silver
Chronology:   Ca. 390-295 B.C.
Date:   3 Feb 1932
Section:   Ε
Grid:   Ε:15/ΛΕ
Elevation:   -0.70m.
Masl:   -.7m.
Period:   Greek
Region:   Attica
Authority:   Athens
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 15 (1975), fig. 11.
    Hesperia 43 (1974), pp. 157-118, pl. 25:f.
    Agora XXVI, no. 16p, photo.
Published Type:   Svoronos (1923), pl. 20:1-33, 35-37.
References:   Publication: Agora XXVI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 15 (1975)
Publication: Hesperia 43 (1974)
Image: 2004.05.0069 (82-39-10)
Notebook: Ε-1-BIS
Notebook Page: Ε-1-BIS-36 (pp. 63-64)
Card: Ε-1365
Card: Ε-1365