Drachm of Larissa with youth restraining bull

Greek
Classical Period
435–400 B.C.


Mint: Thessaly, Larissa

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0891.

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 6.04 gm.

Accession Number

00.201

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youth restraining a bull to right, the youth is falling forward.
Plain exergual line, no border.
Reverse: Bridled horse galloping to right.
Inscription above and below.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund