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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1263-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Megara
Ruler: Hadrian (117-38) (Struck in the rule of)




History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; bt Bompois sale, M.H. Hoffmann, Paris, 15.i.1882, lot 1128.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.33 mm
Image(width): 25.08 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Megara

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1991) by Corpus Christi College


Inferred 117 - Inferred 138


Same dies as BMC Megara 43

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 7.96 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Euclid right in veil with earring

  • Text: MEGA / REON
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Artemis advancing right with two torches

  • Text: [MEGA]R / EON
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1263-R
Primary reference Number: 175180
SNG: VI 1263
BMC: Megara 43
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 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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