Valerie Fairchild

High Desert Collection

Athena Coin Pendant


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The horned head of Pan is featured on the obverse of the coin. He is wearing a goat skin, a lagobolon over his shoulder and depicted in the center of a Macedonian shield decorated with seven eight-pointed stars within double crescents. The reverse depicts Athena Alkidemos, protector of the people. She is walking left and brandishing a thunderbolt in her right hand, she’s holding a shield decorated with aegis on her left arm and wearing a crested helmet. The words BASILEWS ANTIGONOU denote the king under which this coin was struck.

Antigonus II Gonatas, Macedonia. 277-239 BC. Silver tetradrachm. Obverse: Horned head of Pan in profile and Macedonian shield. Reverse: Athena Alkidemos. Hand textured 22kt gold mounting.
Memory usage: real: 34603008, emalloc: 34173112
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