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Coin Depicting the Goddess Athena

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

246-226 BCE

Artist:

Greek

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin depicts the head of Goddess Athena. The back (reverse) shows the God Apollo, nude with a bow and arrows.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Greek

Title

Coin Depicting the Goddess Athena

Origin

Ancient Greece

Date

246 BCE–226 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 1.5 cm; 4.54 g

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.3039

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