Agora Coin: N 15744
Inventory Number:   N 15744
Section Number:   Ε-2420
Category:   Coin
Description:   Plated bronze counterfeit tetradrachm.
Notes:   Coin no. 1.
Casts stored in Lab Case No. 52D
Researcher: Robert Conn, 24.6.2008, 9.7.2008.
Context:   Large base between preserved column base of Metroon and drain, upper loose filling.
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:   82-39-9
Weight:   12.55
Denomination:   Tetradrachm (Plated Counterfeit)
Die Axis:   7:30
Material:   Silver
Metal:   Silver
Chronology:   Ca. 390-295 B.C.
Date:   30 May 1935
Section:   Ε
Period:   Greek
Region:   Attica
Authority:   Athens
Bibliography:   AgoraPicBk 15 (1975), fig. 11.
    Hesperia 43 (1974), pl. 25:f.
    Agora XXVI, no. 16o, photo.
Published Type:   Svoronos (1923), pl. 20:1-33, 35-37.
References:   Publication: Agora XXVI
Publication: AgoraPicBk 15 (1975)
Publication: Hesperia 43 (1974)
Image: 2004.05.0104 (82-39-09)
Notebook: Ε-5
Notebook Page: Ε-5-75 (pp. 917-918)
Notebook Page: Ε-5-77 (pp. 921-922)
Card: Ε-2420