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Stater of Aspendos with two wrestlers

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Obverse: Two nude youths facing each other on plain line, the l. one grasping with both hands the l. arm of his companion, the r. one trying with r.h. to free l. arm. Beaded border. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: In incuse square, a youth stepping forward to r. and raising both hands with a...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1238); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 394–380 B.C.


Aspendos, Pamphylia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2100.


Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 10.95 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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