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Dupondius: CM.69-1948

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Augustus (27BC-14AD)
Mint: Nemausus



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1948-02-24) by Grant, Michael, Dr


Circa -9/8 - Circa -3

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Weight 12.99 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Agrippa, with rostral crown combined with a lurel wreath, to left and head of Augustus, with laurel wreath, to right back to back.

  • Text: IMP DIVI F
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription to left and right of a palm to which a crocodile is chained; above palm wreath with long ties.

  • Text: COL NEM
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.69-1948
Primary reference Number: 193973
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Created: Tuesday 19 March 2013 Updated: Wednesday 16 September 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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