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Athenian drachma coin used as model for Athenian owls on Rice Institute shield

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Title: Athenian drachma coin used as model for Athenian owls on Rice Institute shield
Abstract: This coin was a gift to the Rice Institute from Dr. Julian Huxley, Professor of Biology, May 1919.
Description: 5th century BC Athenian tetra drachm ("four drachmae") coin, featuring Athena on one side and the Athenian owl on the other.
Subject: William M. Rice Institute
Tetradrachma
Rice University--History
Citation: "Athenian drachma coin used as model for Athenian owls on Rice Institute shield," Rice University, http://hdl.handle.net/1911/64885.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/64885

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