An exceptional drachm from Larissa
Lot 66
THESSALY. Larissa. Circa 356-342 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 6.16 g, 6 h). Head of the nymph Larissa facing slightly to left, wearing ampyx, pendant earring and necklace. Rev. ΛΑΡΙΣ-[Α]ΙΩΝ Horse right, preparing to roll over. BCD Thessaly I 1155-6. BCD Thessaly II 315-320. An exceptional example, struck from what must be one of the most attractive die pairs in the late Larissa series. Sharply struck and very well centered. Virtually as struck.


From a German collection, assembled since the 1960s.
Estimate:
1000 CHF
Starting price:
800 CHF
Hammer price:
3000 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
Minimum bid:
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Closing time: 25-Oct-17, 06:00:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 20% buyer's fee.