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Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa

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Obverse: Head of Larissa, three-quarters front to right, hair bound by fillet, but the ends flying; plain neklace. Border of dots. Reverse: Horse feeding to right, on a dotted exergual line. [inscription] (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 361–353 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0907.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.42 gm.

Accession Number

00.205

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins