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Drachm of Larissa with galloping bull

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Obverse: Bull galloping to right, on ground line. Border of dots. Above: inscription in Greek. Reverse: Horseman, wearing petasos, chlamys, riding chiton, and boots, gallops to the right. (see media screen for Greek inscription)


By 1963: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., April 10, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, about 370 B.C.


Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 082.


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.92 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins