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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. At right, bow with one end as head of stag (?). In field, illegible inscription in Greek. (see media screen for possible Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

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

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.11 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.199

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins