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Denarius: CM.8.1971

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Maker(s)

Augustus (27BC-14AD) (Ruler)
Roman Empire (State)
Peloponnese (Origin)

Notes

History note: Piraeus hoard 1932.

Measurements and weight

Weight: 3.50 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1971-03-18)

Dating

Production date: circa 21 BC

Materials used in production

Silver

Techniques used in production

Struck

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.8.1971
Primary reference Number: 146500
RIC: 1(2).79.472
Ordering: RI-0228
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 May 2013 Last processed: Friday 7 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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