Greek Kamarina Owl 413-405 BC Bronze (027)
Charming ancient bronze coin with an image of an owl looking out and holding a lizard in its talon.
On the back of the pendant is a Gorgon, a symbol in ancient Greece that was used to ward off evil.
The owl is the symbol of wisdom and learning; traditionally accompanying the goddess Athena. The owl enabled Athena to see and speak the whole truth.
Bronze coin is approx 18mm in an 18kt gold mount.
With Certificate of Authenticity.
Shown with 14kt gold 1.3mm rolo chain. Chain is available separately. See Chain