Obol of Larissa with horse
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0884.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 0.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horse walking to left on line.
Greek letter above and below.
Reverse: Nymph Larissa kneeling on left knee to left; she wears a chiton, holds her right hand above a ball and lowers left hand behind her.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 695); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund