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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1544-R

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Valerian I (AD 253-60) (Ruler)
Inferred Gallienus (AD 253-68) (Ruler)
Temonothyrae (Mint)


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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 33.75 mm
Image(width): 34.17 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Temonothyrae

Acquisition and important dates

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


253 - 268 268

Components of the work

Object: composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 11.57 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate bust of Valerian right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Tree of the Hesperides with apples, entwined by snake; to left, Hercules; to right, the three Hesperides

  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1544-R
Primary reference Number: 175460
SNG: VI 1544
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 9 August 2019 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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