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ID:     14834
Type:     Greek
Region:     Thessaly
City:     Larissa
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Date Struck:     B.C. 460-440
Diameter:     11.4 mm
Weight:     0.92 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Horse walking right; above, lion’s head right
Reverse Legend:     ΛAP
Reverse Description:     the nymph Larissa walking right, balancing hydria on her raised left knee; to left, fountain head in the form of a lion’s head right, with water pouring from mouth; all within incuse square
Primary Reference:     BCD 1112
Reference2:     SNG Copenhagen 92
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 16: Lot No.5 (2) Ex Dave Surber collection