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Medallion: CG 859

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Livia and Octavia sacrifice at the altar of Mars in thanksgiving for the safe return of Augustus from his Spanish campaign. Ground line and reserved border.

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Given by The Hon. Lady Ida Darwin

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Method of acquisition: Given by Darwin, Ida


18th Century-19th Century
Circa 1700 - Circa 1900

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CG 859
Primary reference Number: 124986
Gem catalogue number: CM.2.1940
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 27 June 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 7 February 2024

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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