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Trihemiobol of Larissa with horse

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Obverse: Horse to right, left front foot raised; above, a lion's head. Beaded border. Reverse: In incuse square the nymph Larissa stands to right holding in both hands a hydria on her left knee, and wearing a chiton. From a lion's head at the left water is flowing. [inscription]. (see media screen...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904 Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, 500–479 B.C.


Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0876.


Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 0.98 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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