Stater of Selge with two wrestlers

Greek
Classical Period
about 370 B.C.


Mint: Pisidia, Selge

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Two wrestlers standing on ground line.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Slinger, in short chiton, standing to right.
In the field at right, triskeles of human legs.
Inscription in Greek to left, upwards.
Square border of dots, all in slight incuse.

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