Pharsalos, Thessaly ca. 450-400 BC
Silver hemidrachm, 14 mm, 2.89 gm.
Ca. 450-400 BC.
Pharsalos was a well established Greek city by the 6th century BC. Today, it is best known as the site of Julius Caesar's decisive military victory over Pompey Magnus in 48 BC.
BCD Thessaly II 663.2 (same obv. die)