Ancient greek bronze coin of an owl in a gold mount

Greek Kamarina Owl 425-405 BC Bronze (042)

$795.00 USD

Description

Charming small ancient bronze coin with an image of an owl holding a lizard in its talon.  

The owl is the symbol of wisdom and traditionally accompanies the goddess Athena.  A helmeted Athena is on the back of this coin.

Dated: 425-405 BC

Bronze coin is approx 14mm in an 18kt gold mount.