ATHENS SILVER DRACHM – ATTRACTIVE SPECIMEN EX DR. MIRSKY / ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY – AU NGC GRADED GREEK ATTICA COIN (Inv. 12212)
ATTICA. ATHENS. Ca. 450-404 BC.
Silver Tetradrachm, 4.05 g., 15 mm.
Obv. Helmeted head of Athena right.
Rev. Owl standing to right, olive sprig and crescent behind, all within incuse square.
Kroll 10; HGC 4, 1631; SNG Lockett 1851. SNG München 62.
Ex Dr. Alfred E. Mirsky Collection, Rockefeller University Collection; ex Gemini VII, 9 January 2011, lot 380.
NGC graded AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a pleasing specimen of the Greek High Classical period, with the distinguished pedigree listed on the holder.