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Drachm of Larissa with youth restraining bull

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Obverse: Like 00.199, except that youth's feet rest on the ground. Reverse: Like 00.199, except that the horse has a loose rein flying. (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, Classical Period, 435–400 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0890.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.09 gm.

Accession Number

00.200

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins