Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 170

Price realized: 4,800 GBP   (Approx. 5,407 USD / 5,508 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
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Lot description:


Thessaly, Larissa AR Stater. Circa 356-342 BC. Head of the nymph Larissa facing slightly to left, with hair in ampyx / Bridled horse trotting to right, with tail upright and looped; ΛAPI-[Σ]AIΩ[N] above and in below. L-S Type 2, Series B (O14/R1 - this coin, listed as specimen f); Lorber, Hoard, Phase L-III, 64-8 var. (position of ethnic); BCD Thessaly II 308-11; HGC 4, 409. 12.18g, 25mm, 11h.

Good Very Fine.

This coin published in Lorber, C. and Shahar, C., 'The Silver Facing Head Coins of Larissa' (2005) (previously available online at: http://www.lightfigures.com/numismat/larissa/index.php);
From the JTB Numismatic Collection - collector's ticket included;
Ex Classical Numismatic Group, Electronic Auction 226, 27 January 2010, lot 137;
Ex Harlan J. Berk Ltd., Buy or Bid Sale 156, 23 October 2007, lot 107;
Ex Barry Feinstein Collection, Numismatica Ars Classica AG, Auction 39, 16 May 2007, lot 39.

Estimate: 3000 GBP