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Octodrachm: CM.YG.1113-R

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 20

Maker(s)

Ruler: Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204-181 BC)
Mint: Alexandria

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Notes

History note: Young, Arthur W.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 2.5 cm
Image(width): 2.5 cm
Weight: 27.52 g

Place(s) associated

  • Alexandria

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.

Dating

-205 - -180

Materials used in production

Gold

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.1113-R
Primary reference Number: 134179
Othernumber: Young, 1936
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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