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Siliqua: CM.CA.616-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Constantius II (324-61)
Mint: Arles

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Measurements and weight

Image(height): 18.38 mm
Image(width): 19.08 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1938) by Gonville and Caius College

Dating

353 - 355

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 2.62 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust right, pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed.

  • Text: D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend within wreath.

  • Text: VOTIS/ XXX/ MVLTIS/ XXXX
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.CA.616-R
Primary reference Number: 184967
RIC: 218.207
RIC: 223.253
Access_generated_number: CM.CA.0616-R
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 13 July 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 14 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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