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Solidius: CM.RI.2023-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Julius Nepos (474-5)
Mint: Mediolanum




History note: No Provenance

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.58 mm
Image(width): 19.42 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


474 - 475

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Weight 4.45 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Helmeted bust facing, pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed, spear in right hand over right shoulder behind head, on left arm decorated shield horseman rides down enemy,

  • Text: D N IVL NE-POS P F AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Victory standing left supporting long cross; star in right field.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.RI.2023-R
Primary reference Number: 185401
RIC: 429.3218
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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