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Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa

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Obverse: Female head in front view, slightly to left, with flowing hair. Reverse: [inscription] above. [inscription] in exergue. Horse to right grazing with left foreleg bent. (see media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 2, 1910: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 395–370 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0897.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.71 gm.

Accession Number

10.242

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins