ATTICA. Athens. AR Tetradrachm (17.21 gms), ca. 454-404 B.C. NGC Ch AU, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 4/5. HGC-4, 1597; Kroll-8; SNG Cop-31. Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right; Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing; olive sprig and crescent to left; all within incuse square. This choice about uncirculated example of the popular Athenian owl type yields a beautiful, original mint luster and elegant surfaces. A light maroon tone is present, and it intensifies into a stronger burgundy in some areas.