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Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa

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Obverse: Like 00.202, but less well preserved. A hole punched through the coin at left. Reverse: Mare with foal walking to right. Traces of inscription above and below. Plain exergual line.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 395–370 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0902.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.99 gm.

Accession Number

00.203

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins