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ID:     751929
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Pharsalus
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     424-405/4 BC
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     5.80 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with Skylla; ΜΙ behind neck.
Reverse Legend:     ΦΑΡΣ
Reverse Description:     Warrior on horseback right, wearing petasos, holding mace over shoulder; ΤΗ in right field
Mint:     Pharsalus
Primary Reference:     Lavva 154 var. (V-/R90 unlisted obverse die)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 221
Reference3:     BMC Thessaly pg. 43, 10
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=60513
Grade:     gVF