Coin of Larissa with head of Achilles
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 5.08 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Achilles left.
Reverse: Thetis seated left on hippocamp, holding inscribed shield.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour