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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1274-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Lycurgus (Struck in the name of)
State: Sparta

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Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; bt P. Lambros, Athens, 1879.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 21.92 mm
Image(width): 21.92 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Uncertain -43 BCE - Uncertain -31 BCE

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 7.19 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Lycurgus right

  • Text: LVKOVRG / OS
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Club downwards with caduceus head at butt, Lambda Alpha in field above, ringed Alpha Iota in field at left, Epsilon in field at right

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1274-R
Primary reference Number: 175191
SNG: VI 1274
Grunauer: 151.59(2)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 11 May 2012 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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