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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1389-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Marcus Aurelius (AD 161-80) (Inferred)
Ruler: Commodus (180-192) (Inferred)
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, 23.xii.1881, for 10 fr.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 18.75 mm
Image(width): 19.25 mm

Place(s) associated

  • îzmir

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 169 - Circa 185

Note

Same dies as CM.LS.1390-R

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 5.26 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Zeus Akraios right

  • Text: ZEVS AKRAIOS
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Eagle standing half-left, head right, with wings spread and wreath in beak

  • Text: SMVRN / AION
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1389-R
Primary reference Number: 175305
SNG: VI 1389
BMC: cf. Smyrna 167
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 23 March 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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