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Roman Republic: CM.538-1960

Object information

Maker(s)

Publius Servilius Rullus (Moneyer)
Rome (Mint)

Notes

History note: Lakenheath Hoard 23 November 1959, bought through Treasure Trove from the finder, L

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 280 degrees
Image(height): 20 mm
Image(width): 19 mm
Weight: 3.48 g

Place(s) associated

  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1960) by H.M. Treasury

Dating

Production date: 100 BC/BCE

Materials used in production

Silver

Techniques used in production

Struck

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Minerva l., wearing Corinthian helmet and aegis; behind, RVLLI

  • Location: Obverse
  • Design
  • Text: P. SERVILI M.F RVLLI
  • Location: Obverse
  • Inscription

Inscription present: Victory in biga r.; below, P; in exergue, P.SERVILI.M.F

  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.538-1960
Primary reference Number: 116841
RRC: 328/1
Ordering: RR-1310
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 3 August 2016 Last processed: Friday 7 May 2021

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 (2020) "Roman Republic" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/116841 Accessed: 2021-10-25 10:43:02

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