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Nummus: CM.2834-2007

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Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Maxentius (306-312)
Mint: Ostia
Roman Empire (State)

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-06-04) by Mossop, John Coubro'

Dating

309 - 312

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 6.20 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust, left, laureate, in imperial mantle, right hand holding eagle-tipped sceptre.

  • Text: IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Castor and Pollux

  • Text: AETE-RNITAS-AVG N
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2834-2007
Primary reference Number: 186852
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 19 April 2012 Updated: Wednesday 15 April 2015 Last processed: Tuesday 5 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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