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Lot 1762    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Greek Silver & Bronze

Estimate $350

THESSALY, Larissa, (400-360 B.C.), silver drachm (6.06 grams), obv. naked youth restraining bull to left with dotted border, rev. horse prancing to right with long rein hanging, **LARI above **S* to right, IA below, within incuse circle. (S.2111, BMC 37, cf.SNG Cop. 112, Hermann IIIF, Pl.III, 3). Off centred, otherwise good very fine and very scarce.

Ex Athena Fund sale, Stacks, New York, December 9, 1993 (lot 327 part).

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