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Tremissis: CM.6-1968

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Anthemius (467-72)
Mint: Rome

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Measurements and weight

Image(height): 13.92 mm
Image(width): 13.21 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1968-02-01) by Grierson, Philip, Prof.

Dating

Production date: AD 468

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Weight 1.42 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: D N ANTHEMIVS P F AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: No legend. Cross with plain ends within wreath.

  • Text: COMOB
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6-1968
Primary reference Number: 185400
RIC: 414.2847
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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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