Trihemiobol of Larissa with horse
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Thessaly, Larissa
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0876.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 0.98 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horse to right, left front foot raised; above, a lion’s head spout of a fountain.
Reverse: In incuse square the nymph Larissa stands to right holding in both hands a hydria on her left knee and wearing a chiton.
From a lion’s head at the left water is flowing.
Inscription in Greek above and to 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