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Drachm of Larissa with head of nymph

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Obverse: Diademed head of nymph facing front, with sphinx pins on shoulders. Earrings consist of an ornate grape cluster between two pendants. In field beside neck at right: A. The letter in the field at left as well as letters on the ampyx are not legible. Reverse: Grazing horse to...

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Provenance

By 2003: with Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 31 North Clark St., Chicago, IL 60602; purchased by MFA from Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., December 17, 2003

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, 400–370 B.C.

Mint

Larissa, Thessaly

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.97 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

2003.754

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins