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Dupondius: CM.70-1948

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

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

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa -16/15 - Circa -10

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Weight 12.74 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Agrippa to left wearing rostral crown combined with a laurel wreath; back to back with Augustus to right, bare-headed.

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

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

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.70-1948
Primary reference Number: 193974
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Created: Tuesday 19 March 2013 Updated: Monday 23 March 2015 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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