old Greek coin - the owl of the Goddess Athena, a coin of ancient Athens

Old Greek coins, back when Greece had money. Not sure if the coin is legit, but the joke is funny.

Silver early penny, Series Z, c. 715-20; the bearded and moustached face contrasts with the clean-shaven appearance of the previous coin. CM.1614-2007, De Wit Collection.

Silver early penny, Series Z, c. the bearded and moustached face contrasts with the clean-shaven appearance of the previous coin.

A beautiful ancient Greek gold spiral hair ornament dating to approximately 300 B.C.

A beautiful ancient Greek gold spiral hair ornament dating to approximately 300 BCE

Russian coins - Wire Money Silver Kopek coin of Tsar Ivan the Terrible, 1584. Obverse: The Tsar as St. George on horse, killing dragon with spear in his right hand. Mint initials (ГР) below.

Medieval Russian Silver Coins - Wire Silver Kopek Russian Silver kopek Russian coins - Wire Money Silver Kopek Coin of Ivan " the.

Uruguay Capybara Coin Carpincho by capybara camera, via Flickr

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Tetradrachm with the head of Alexander the Great, 316-310 B.C.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Sliver Tetradrachm with head of Alexander the Great BCE). In this coin, Alexander wears an elephant-skin headdress, alluding to his conquest of the East. The Macedonian king ruled Babylon from 331 BCE until his death in that same city in 323 BCE.

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Coin from a Pannonian Celtic tribe, Note the Pleiades star system (the 7 sisters) above the stars common to Sagittarius , the triskele, as well as another 2 star groupings.

https://flic.kr/p/bbwake | Rhodes Drachma Rev | Rhodes (167-88 BC) AR Drachma Obv: Head of Helios, radiate, r.  Rev:  ΑΝΑΞΙΔΟΤΟΣ P-O to either side of rose with bud.  Pilos to left. SNG Helsinki 648

Rhodes BC) AR Drachma Obv: Head of Helios, radiate, r. Rev: ΑΝΑΞΙΔΟΤΟΣ P-O to either side of rose with bud. Pilos to left.

Tetradracma - argento - Efeso (370-360 a.C.) - un'ape ad ali aperte - Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen Berlin

Tetradracma - argento - Efeso a.) - Ε-Φ un'ape ad ali aperte - Münzkabinett Berlin

Menander I Soter was a Greek of the Indo-Greek Kingdom who established a large empire in South Asia and became a patron of Buddhism. Menander was born in the Caucasus, and was initially a king of Bactria. Ancient Indian writers indicate that he launched expeditions southward into Rajasthan and as far east down the Ganges River Valley as Pataliputra, and the Greek geographer Strabo wrote that he "conquered more tribes than Alexander the Great."

Coin depicting Indo-Greek king Menander, who, according to Buddhist tradition records in the Milinda Panha, converted to the Buddhist faith and became an arhat in the century BCE .

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(Russia) Greek Gold Coin, ca century BCE. Minted in Panticapaeum, Crimea, Russia.

Silver coin of King Demetrios (with the co-name Poliorketes= greek: the besieger), son of Antigonos Monophthalmos (the one-eyed). The coin depicts the sea god Poseidon as a sign of the sea-power Demetrios gained, especially after the battle against the Ptolemaic fleet. Also on the coin, the so-called sun of Vergina. Symbol of the Kings of Macedon. The Greek writings: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ (of king Demetrios). Also the monogramme on the left side consisting of the greek letters Δ, Η, Ρ for…

Silver coin of King Demetrios (with the co-name Poliorketes= greek: the…

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