Thessalian League (after197 BC). Stater, Mid-late 1st century, AR 6.31 g. Laureate head of Zeus r.; behind, ΠΕ ligate. Rev. ΦΙΛΟΞΕ - ΝΙΔΗΣ Αthena Itonia striding r., hurling javelin and holding spear; in field vertically, ΘΕΣΣΑ – ΛΩΝ and, in exergue, ΔΑΜΟΘΟΙΝΟΣ. McClean 4770 and pl. 177, 16. BCD Thessaly II, 871.3 (these dies).
Wonderful iridescent tone, virtually as struck and almost Fdc