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Sestertius: CM.246-1968

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Maker(s)

Ruler: Vespasian (AD 69-79) (Uncertain)
Ruler: Titus (AD 79-81) (Uncertain)
State: Roman Empire

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Notes

History note: From the Great Chesterford hoard of 1847

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: ? degrees
Image(height): 34 mm
Image(width): 34 mm
Weight: 23.23 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1968-02-01) by Lord Braybrooke

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Techniques used in production

Struck (metalworking)

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.246-1968
Primary reference Number: 104068
Ordering: RI-1529
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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