Obol of Larissa with horse
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0881.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 0.88 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horse walking to right, left front foot raised.
Reverse: In incuse square the nymph Larissa standing full front head to left; she wears a chiton, her left hand is on her hip, and right hand. is extended with ball.
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
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund