THESSALY. Larissa. Circa 420-400 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 6.05 g, 3 h). Head of the nymph Larissa left, hair bound in sakkos, wearing single-pendant earring. Rev. ΛΑΡΙ/ΣΑΙΑ Bridled horse leaping right; all within incuse square. BCD Thessaly II 180 ( same dies ). Traité IV, pl. CCXCVIII, 2 ( same dies ). Beautifully toned and of splendid style. Extremely fine.
Ex Hess-Divo 308, 24 October 2007, 45 and from the collection of H. Tronnier, Künker 94, 27 September 2004, 754.
|Price realized||2'000 CHF|
|Starting price||1'000 CHF|