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Coin of Selge with head of Herakles

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Obverse: Head of Herakles right, club behind shoulder. Reverse: Winged thunderbolt and bow. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period, 2nd–1st century B.C.

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 mm. Weight: 2.64 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1256

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins