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ID:     LARISSA-34-Greek
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Larissa
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     400-370 BC
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     5.79 g
Obverse Description:     Larissa facing slightly left, hair flows straight out and back from face, wearing wire necklace
Reverse Legend:     ΛΑΡΙΣΑ
Reverse Description:     Horse grazing right, ΛΑΡΙΣΑ above
Mint:     Larissa
Primary Reference:     Lorber-Shahar, E-
Reference2:     Lorber, Early -
Reference3:     Lorber, Hoard -
Photograph Credit:     JLH
Special Comments:     Unpublished and possibly unique. Style similar to LS E-0122 (facial features and shape), but hair style is different from ampyx to neck in a style that is very different from other types in this series - perhaps this is the same die in a later re-cut stat
Grade:     gFine