Summary

A copper coin issued by the city of Athens in Attica in the period 117-161 AD
Under Roman rule
Mint: Athens

Reference: BMC Attica p.95 no.684
Die axis: 01

Obverse Description

Bust of Athena wearing crested helmet facing right

Reverse Description

Athena Parthenos standing facing with head left, holds Nike in right hand and rests a spear and shield (decorated with a Gorgon head) on ground in left. Around in Greek {[A]THE N AION}

Edge Description

Plain

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