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AE 4: CM.6672-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Valentinian II (375-92)
Ruler: Theodosius I (379-95) (Inferred)
Ruler: Arcadius (383-408) (Inferred)
Mint: Thessalonica
State: Roman Empire




History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.71 mm
Image(width): 14.17 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Thessalonica

Acquisition and important dates

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


388-08-28 CE - 393-06 CE


Mint mark TESA

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 135 degrees Weight 1.46 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Diademed cuirassed bust of Valentinian right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Victory advancing left, head right, with trophy on shoulder, dragging captive, Chi-Ro in field at left

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6672-2007
Primary reference Number: 166235
RIC: 9.188.65a1
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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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