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Siliqua: CM.RI.1996-R

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Maker(s)

Arcadius (383-408) (Ruler)
Mediolanum (Mint)

Notes

History note: No Provenance

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 16.38 mm
Image(width): 16.42 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)

Dating

393 - 402

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 1.27 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: DN ARCADI-VS PF AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Rome seated left on cuirass, holding Victory on globe and reversed spear.

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.RI.1996-R
Primary reference Number: 185317
RIC: 83.32(b)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 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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