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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1594-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Gordian III (238-244) (Inferred)
Mint: Sebaste
Mint: Elaiussa Sebaste




History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; bt W.M. Ramsay, 10.ix.1885, from Phrygia 1884.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.17 mm
Image(width): 22.50 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Elaiussa Sebaste

Acquisition and important dates

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


238 - 244

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 3.74 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Boule, veiled, right

  • Text: IERA BOVLE
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Ganymede holding phiale; behind, eagle

  • Text: SEBAST / ENON
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1594-R
Primary reference Number: 175510
SNG: VI 1594
BMC: Phrygia 196
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 April 2015 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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