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Tremissis: CM.13-1943

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Pulcheria
Mint: Constantinople

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Notes

History note: From the Glendining sale 6th April 1943 No. 142.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.21 mm
Image(width): 14.79 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1943-04-06) by Glendining's

Dating

408 - 420

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Weight 1.49 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Female bust, pearl-diademed, draped, wearing necklace and ear-rings.

  • Text: AEL PVLCH-ERIA AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Cross within wreath

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.13-1943
Primary reference Number: 185371
RIC: 264.334
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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