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Triton XV, Lot: 203. Estimate $200.
Sold for $225. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

THESSALY, Larissa. Early to mid 4th century BC. AR Drachm (18mm, 5.83 g, 2h). Head of the nymph Larissa three-quarter facing l., wearing hair band; to l. and r. dolphins downwards; border of dots / [Λ]ΑΡΙΣΑΙ in exergue, ΛΙ in tiny letters below horse’s belly, horse r., trailing rein on the exergue line and about to roll, bukranion on its haunch. Lorber, Early, -. See also Feuardent Frères 9 June 1913, 191 (same dies). VF, old collection toning with some marks on obverse.

Ex Peus 318 (7 May 1987) 1178, hammer DM 410.

From what this writer could discern, there are no letters on the headband of this obverse die.