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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1427-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Severus Alexander (222-35)
Mint: Magnesia ad Sipylum
Mint: Manisa

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Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.38 mm
Image(width): 20.13 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Manisa

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

222 - 235

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 4.78 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate bust of Severus right

  • Text: A K M AL / EXANDRO / S
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Helmeted man standing left before horse left, legend around and below, all in circle of points

  • Text: M[AG]N / ETON // S / IPVLOV
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1427-R
Primary reference Number: 175343
SNG: VI 1427
BMC: Magnesia ad Sipylum -
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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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