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Trihemiobol of Larissa with horse and rider

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Obverse: Nude rider with petasos and two spears in right hand on horse walking to left. Beaded border. Reverse: In incuse square the nymph Larissa seated to left on chair with back; she wears a chiton, holds up a mirror in left hand and apparently is arranging her hair with right hand. At left...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 693); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 465–447 B.C.


Larissa, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0880.


Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.21 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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