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ID:     ANC-195
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins
Region:     Attica
City:     Athens
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Tetradrachma
Date Struck:     AD 449 - 404
Diameter:     23 mm
Weight:     11.05 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Helmeted head of Athena facing right
Reverse Legend:     ΑΘΕ
Reverse Description:     Owl standing right, head facing; olive sprig and crescent behind; all within incuse square. Small test cut on the rev. on the owl's tail
Primary Reference:     Kroll 8
Reference2:     SNG Copenhagen 31
Reference3:     Sear 2526
Special Comments:     This coin was purchased at the exit from the archaeological park in Ephesus, Turkey