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Roman Provincial: CM.6499-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Tranquillina (AD 241-44) (Struck in the name of)
Ruler: Gordian III (238-244) (Struck in the rule of)
Mint: Deultum
Mint: Burgas (Bulgaria)

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection; bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, iv.2002, $76.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.13 mm
Image(width): 23.71 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Burgas (Bulgaria)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust

Dating

241 - 244

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 225 degrees Weight 7.24 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Tranquillina right

  • Text: SAB TRANQVILLINA AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Minerva advancing right with shield and spear readied for throw

  • Text: COL FL PA C DEVLT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6499-2007
Primary reference Number: 166062
Draganov: 1510
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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