Drachm of Larissa with head of Larissa
Late Classical Period
about 350 B.C.
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 083.
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 6.09 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of nymph Larissa facing three-quarters to left, wearing earring and plain necklace, with hair held by ampyx.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Horse grazing to right, on ground line.
Between legs, bull’s head.
Below: inscription in Greek
By 1963: with Leu & Company's Bank, Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Leu & Company's Bank, Ltd., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour