1471 - Selge (double siglos athletes/slinger) over Aspendus (athletes/slinger) (Roma Numismatics, EA 94, Feb. 2022, 423)

From SILVER
SILVER IDUnique ID of the page : 1471


300 BCE - 190 BCE | ΣEΛΓEΩN to left

Images
Overstriking coin
Selge on Aspendos - Roma Numismatics, e-sale 94, 24 Feb. 2022, 423.jpg [1]
Overstruck variety
Selge on Aspendos - Roma Numismatics, e-sale 94, 24 Feb. 2022, 423 overstruck variety.jpg
Location/history
Sale(s)Sale(s) : Roma Numismatics, e-sale 94, 24 Feb. 2022, 423

Overstriking coin

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Two wrestlers beginning to grapple with each other, BA between legs ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: ΣEΛΓEΩN to left (Greek) Herakles standing to right, with splayed legs, holding club, lion-skin over arm
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object.: Selge Ancient regionAncient region. Pisidia Modern countryModern country: Turkey AuthorityIdentifies the issuing power. The authority can be "pretended" when the name or the portrait of X is on the coin but he/she was not the issuing power. It can also be "uncertain" when there is no mention of X on the coin but he/she was the issuing power according to the historical sources: Persian Empire
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 300 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 190 BCE Hellenistic 323-30 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
MetalThe physical material (usually metal) from which an object is made.: Silver Nomisma.org WeightWeight of the numismatic object (in grams). in grams: 9.639.63 g <br />9,630 mg <br /> DenominationTerm indicating the value of a numismatic object. Examples: tetradrachm, chalkous, denarius.: double siglos Nomisma.org AxisDescribes the directional relationship between the obverse and reverse of a numismatic object.: 1212 mm <br />1.2 cm <br />
DiameterDescribes diameter of an object (in mm).: 2626 mm <br />2.6 cm <br /> StandardStandard.: Persian
References
Coin referenceReference of the Coin: Coin series referenceReference to coin series study: SNG France 31SNG France 3, n° 1935
Coin series web referenceCoin series web references:

Overstruck type

Description
ObverseInscription or printing placed on the obverse.: Two wrestlers grappling ReverseInscription or printing placed on the reverse.: EΣTFEΔIIYΣ (Greek) Slinger in throwing stance to right
Mint and issuing power
MintIdentifies the place of manufacture or issue of a numismatic object. : Aspendus Ancient regionAncient region.  Pamphylia Modern countryModern country: Turkey AuthorityIdentifies the authority in whose name (explicitly or implicitly) a numismatic object was issued. : Persian Empire
Chronology
FromIdentifies the initial date in a range assigned in a numismatic context. 380 BCE toIdentifies the final date in a range assigned in a numismatic context.. 325 BCE Classical 480-323 BC Nomisma.org periodTime period of the numismatic object.
Physical description
DenominationTerm indicating the value of a numismatic object. Examples: tetradrachm, chalkous, denarius. : double siglos Nomisma.org
References
Coin type referenceReference to coin series study : SNG France 31SNG France 3, n° 59
Coin series web reference overstruckCoin series web references overstruck:
Additional data
Frequency of overstrikesFrequency of overstrikes: rare and spread Level of confidenceLevel of confidence of the identification: sure
RemarksRemarks: "overstruck on a stater of Aspendos"

References

  1. a b  Levante, Edoardo (1994), Sylloge nummorum graecorum. France 3. Cabinet des Médailles : Pamphylie, Pisidie, Lycaonie, Galatie, Paris, BnF, p. 293, pl. 146.