THESSALY. Trikka. Circa 440-400 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 17 mm, 3.07 g, 11 h). Hero, nude and with petasos and chlamys flying behind his back, running right and holding a band with both his hands passing around the head of a bull's forepart to right. Rev. ΤΡ-ΙΚ-ΚΑ-Ι Forepart of a bridled horse to right; all within shallow circular incuse. BCD Thessaly I -. BCD Thessaly II 769 var. (differing arrangement of ethnic). HGC 4, 311. A splendid example, perfectly centered on a broad flan. Very minor porosity, otherwise, extremely fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.