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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.2019-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Augustus (27BC-14AD) (Ruler)
Alexandria (Mint)

Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; bt Sotheby's sale 1.viii.1878, lot 648, with 4 others for 14/-.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.83 mm
Image(width): 20.29 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Alexandria

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

-31 - 14

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 5.09 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Augustus right with legend around

  • Text: [SEBASTOS]
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pontifical instruments with legend around above, all in circle of points in border

  • Text: KAISAR
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.2019-R
Primary reference Number: 175935
SNG: VI 2019
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 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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