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Drachm of Larissa with youth restraining bull

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Obverse: Youth restraining a bull to right, the youth is falling forward. Plain exergual line, no border. Reverse: Bridled horse galloping to right. [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, Classical Period, 435–400 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0891.

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 6.04 gm.

Accession Number

00.201

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins