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Drachm: CM.6504-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Issuer: Thessalian League

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection; bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, vi.1993, for $65.00.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 17.00 mm
Image(width): 17.00 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

-196 BCE - -146 BCE

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Die Axis 315 degrees Weight 3.61 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate head of Apollo right

  • Text: ER
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pallas Itonia standing right with shield and upraised spear

  • Text: P I
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6504-2007
Primary reference Number: 166067
BMC: Thessaly 39
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 15 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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