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Drachm: CM.LS.1053-R

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Ruler: Ariobarzanes I (95 BC-62 BC)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 0 degrees
Image(height): 17 mm
Image(width): 17 mm
Weight: 3.6 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1991) by Lewis, S. S.

Dating

-95 BCE - -62 BCE

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1053-R
Primary reference Number: 114040
SNG Lewis: 1053
Ordering: LW-1052
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 15 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Drachm" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/114040 Accessed: 2024-04-17 18:05:42

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/114040 |title=Drachm |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-17 18:05:42|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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