THESSALY. PHARSALUS. Drachme, about 425-400 BC. AR 6.00 g. Head of Athena r., wearing crested Attic helmet with raised cheek pieces, decorated with volute and floral ornament, behind neck, signature TH/Δ in small letters. Rev. Φ-A - P-Σ Thessalian horseman, wearing short chlamys and petasus, on horse galloping r., brandishing lagobolon in his raised r. hand. BCD, Thessaly I , 644 (this specimen); Lavva 167, 138 g (this specimen).
Estimate: 1'500 CHF
Starting price: 1'500 CHF
Price realized: 4'000 CHF
Scarce. Nice style. Extremely fine
Auction TRITON, New York XV (2012), 644.