Two famous coins are reproduced in this amazing set depicting the mythological adventures of Perseus. Each coin measures approximately 1" across and is finished in an antiqued nickel finish. A collector display box is included, which holds both coins.
One coin has the head of Medusa, the Gorgon who could turn men to stone. The reverse side is an anchor symbolizing Perseus voyage and the power of the Greek fleet.
The second coin is of the Athenian owl, the prized pet of the goddess Athena. The reverse has a portrait of Athena in her full glory.