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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1381-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Vespasian (AD 69-79) (Inferred)
Ruler: Titus (AD 79-81) (Struck in the name of)
Ruler: Domitian (AD 81-96) (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: Marcus Vettius Bolanos
Mint: Smyrna
Mint: îzmir

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Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; bt A.J. Lawson, Bournabat, 11.i.1882, for 20 fr.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 21.00 mm
Image(width): 22.50 mm

Place(s) associated

  • îzmir

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

75 - 76

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 45 degrees Weight 4.18 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate heads of Titus at left and Domitian at right facing each other

  • Text: TITOS AVTOKRATOR DOMITIANOS KAI
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: River god Hermus reclining left with cornucopia, urn and thyrsus

  • Text: EPI BO / LANOV ZMRNAION ERMOS
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1381-R
Primary reference Number: 175297
SNG: VI 1381
BMC: cf. Smyrna 297/8 var.
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 30 August 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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