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Antoninianus: CM.6608-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Tetricus I (AD 271-74)
Ruler: Tetricus II (Inferred)
Mint: Mint I
Mint: Cologne
State: Roman Empire




History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 17.13 mm
Image(width): 17.88 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Cologne

Acquisition and important dates

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


271 CE - 274 CE


Mint mark empty

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 2.52 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate and cuirassed bust of Tetricus right

  • Text: [IMP C T]ETRICVS P F AV[G]
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Salus standing left with rudder and patera from which she feeds snake coiled round small altar at left

  • Text: [SALV]S AVGG
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6608-2007
Primary reference Number: 166171
Cunetio: 2617
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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