Obol of Larissa with horse
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0883.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 0.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horse to right, left front foot raised.
Inscription in Greek above.
Reverse: Nymph Larissa stands to left before a large hydria on the ground. She wears a chiton, holds a wreath in lowered left hand and raises right hand over hydria.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund