Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0904.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.92 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head (Larissa ) slightly to left of full front, hair flying loose from ampyx; earrings and plain necklace.
Reverse: Horse grazing to right on line.
Below horse, inscription in Greek and a serpent under one of his feet.
In exergue, inscription in Greek.
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. 706); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund