Stater of Selge with two wrestlers

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


Mint: Pisidia, Selge

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

66.279

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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.

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