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Stater of Selge with two wrestlers

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Obverse: Two wrestlers. Between: Greek letter sigma. Reverse: Herakles stands, head right, club in right hand, lionskin on left arm. At right, shield. Inscription in Greek at left. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1966: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., May 11, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, about 350–300 B.C.

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 9.78 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.279

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins