Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0902.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.99 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Nymph Larissa almost full-front to left. Hair bound with fillet, with loose ends flying. Plain necklace.
Border of dots.
A hole punched through the coin at left.
Reverse: Mare with foal walking to right.
Traces of inscription above and below.
Plain exergual line.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund