Drachm of Larissa with youth restraining bull
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0890.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.09 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Youth restraining a bull, to left. He seizes the bull by the horns, hind legs resting on the ground line. He wears a chlamys, and his petasos is flying in the air behind him.
Below, plain exergual line.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Within incuse square bridled horse galloping to right, loose rein trailing.
Inscription above and below horse.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund