Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0900.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 5.88 gm.
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Head of Nymph Larissa almost full-front to left. Hair bound with fillet, with loose ends flying. Plain necklace.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Horse feeding to right, on a plain exergual line, with left forefoot raised.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
On the ground a growing plant.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund