Attica, Athens (454-404 BC), AR Tetradrachm, 17.17g, 8h, helmeted head of Athena right, archaic features, rev., Owl, AOE and sprig all in incuse square (Kroll 8; HGC 4, 1597), light tone attractively well-centred, good extremely fine, a thorougly pleasing example of this universally respected and famous type, in NGC 'Stagnetto' holder, graded Choice AU ~ 'Die Shift' (#5880396-009) [Strike 4/5; Surface 4/5]. Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer's Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.
The Peter Stagnetto Collection of Ancient Coins, SNeC 5, 7 October 2020, lot 1893
Sotheby's, 27th May 1999, lot 8
Estimate: £1000 - £1500