Halos

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O: laureate head of Zeus
R: Phrixos flying on ram, AΛEΩN
This bronze dichalkon was struck in Halos in 3rd century BC.

Halos (Ancient Greek: Ἅλος) or Halus was a settlement in Ancient Greece, in the region of Phthiotis.[1] In Greek mythology Halos and Orchomenus are variously recorded as starting point of Phrixos' and Helle's flight to Colchis.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HALOS Thessaly, Greece." The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites. Retrieved 2013-11-17.