Hemidrachm of Larissa with youth restraining forepart of bull
Early Classical Period
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0878.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.99 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Youth with chlamys and petasos checks by a strap about the horns (the forepart of) a bull charging to right.
Reverse: In incuse square the forepart of a horse to right with reins.
Inscription in Greek around.
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. 685); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund