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Siliqua: CM.CA.629-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Magnus Maximus (383-88)
Mint: Trier

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Measurements and weight

Image(height): 15.54 mm
Image(width): 15.67 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

383 - 388

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 1.96 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: DN MAG MAX-IMVS PF AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Roma seated facing, head left, on throne, holding globe and spear.

  • Text: VIRTVS RO - MANORVM
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.CA.629-R
Primary reference Number: 185281
RIC: 29.84(b)
Access_generated_number: CM.CA.0629-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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