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ID:     LARISSA-15-Greek
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Larissa
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     400-370 BC
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     5.94 g
Obverse Description:     Head of nymph Larissa facing slightly l., hair floating freely. ΓΣΥ on ampyx, tiny ΙΑ above head
Reverse Legend:     ΛΑΡΙΣΑΙ
Reverse Description:     ΛΑΡΙΣΑΙ in ex. Horse, crouching r., with bucranium brand, one foreleg lifted, tail lowered but not touching legs, tiny ΑΙ under belly, rein trailing in ex. Veins on horse's belly.
Mint:     Larissa
Primary Reference:     Lorber-Shahar, E-034/R1
Reference2:     Lorber, Early, 17.1
Photograph Credit:     JLH
Grade:     aVF