Selge, , c. 2nd - 1st Century B.C.
Selge, on the southern slope of Mount where the river Eurymedon (Köprücay) forces its way through the mountains, was once the most powerful and populous city of . Protected by precipices, torrents, and an army of 20,000 regarded as worthy kinsmen of the Spartans, Selge was never subject to a foreign power until Rome. In the 5th century A.D. Zosimus calls it a little town, but it was strong enough to repel a body of Goths.GB62876. Bronze AE 13, p. 261, 43; 1963 ff.; 5287; -, GF, 2.820 g, maximum 14.5 mm, 0o, Selge mint, bearded of Herakles facing slightly right, wreathed in styrax, skin tied around neck, club in right behind and appearing over left shoulder; ΣE−Λ/K, stag laying right, left; $36.00 (€32.04)
, Alexander IV, c. 323 - 311 B.C.
Struck during the reign the child Alexander IV, Alexander's son with the Bactrian princess Roxana. He and Philip III, Alexander's brother, were made joint kings by Alexander's generals who intended to use them as pawns. Philip III was imprisoned upon his return to , and was executed in 317 B.C. under orders from . Alexander IV and his mother Roxana were executed by his regent, Kassander, in 311 B.C.GB76480. Bronze unit, 2806, 1132, 849, -, -, VF, green , , a little rough, 2.864 g, maximum 15.3 mm, 0o, Western Anatolia mint, c. 323 - 311 B.C.; Macedonian with five double crescents and five groups of pellets around, of Herakles at center, facing slightly right, wearing skin tied at neck; crested Macedonian officer's helmet, flanked by B - A ( , Alexander), stalk of grain (control symbol) lower left; $26.50 (€23.58)
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