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Lot 1766    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Greek Silver & Bronze

Estimate $450
SOLD $450

THESSALY, Larissa (under Macedonian domination), (350-325 B.C.), silver drachm, (6.035 grams), obv. bull rushing to right, traces of **LARISAIWWN* above, dotted border, rev. Thessalian horseman wearing chlamys and kausia on horse galloping to right, (S.2125 [£400], BMC 54, SNG Cop. 118, Hermann Pl.IV, 17-18). Off centred on obverse, otherwise very fine or better and rare.

A rare type coming from only two sets of dies.

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