Drachm of Larissa with youth restraining bull
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0882.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.16 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Youth with petasos and chlamys checks by the horns a bull charging to right.
Reverse: In incuse square a horse prancing to right.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
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. 690 citing Northwick sale, 1859, no. 718); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund