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Stater of Selge with two wrestlers

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Obverse: Two wrestlers. Ground line, border of dots. Reverse: Slinger, in short chiton, standing to right. In the field at right, triskeles of human legs. Square border of dots, all in slight incuse. Inscription in Greek to left, upwards. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; November 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 145-

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, about 370 B.C.

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 244.

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.06 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

62.974

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins