A copper coin issued by the city of Athens in Attica in the period 220 - 83 BC
Die axis: 01
Bust of Athena wearing crested Corinthian helmet facing right
Owl standing to left, head facing
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), Mr Lincoln, Eugene von Guerard, 15 Mar 1976
Eugene von Guerard, Melbourne, Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, pre 1880
Listed in Eugene von Guerard's catalogue, vol.1, p.19. This coin was found in the NGV safe during McArthur Bequest incorporation, about 1904.
Type of item
12 mm (Outside Diameter), 1.856 g (Weight)
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.