Athenian Silver Tetradrachm

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 21 August 2012

Silver tetradrachm from Athens, 479-454 BCE. O: Head of Athena. R: Owl and olive branch.



About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. Surrounded by archaeological sites, his special interests include ancient ceramics, architecture, and mythology. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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