Trihemiobol of Larissa with horse and rider
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0880.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.21 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude rider with petasos and two spears in right hand on horse walking to left.
Reverse: In incuse square the nymph Larissa seated to left on chair with back; she wears a chiton, holds up a mirror in left hand and apparently is arranging her hair with right hand.
Inscription in Greek at left, retrograde.
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. 693); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund