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One of a group of scarce Nemausan assaria and dupondii with a boar's leg attachment. Here, the main body of the leg has broken away, leaving only the lower part.: CM.G.298-R

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

One of a group of scarce Nemausan assaria and dupondii with a boar's leg attachment. Here, the main body of the leg has broken away, leaving only the lower part.

Maker(s)

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

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1907) by Unknown

Dating

Circa 10 - Circa 14

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Weight 12.37 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. P P tp ;eft and right of the heads.

  • 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.G.298-R
Primary reference Number: 193990
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 19 March 2013 Updated: Thursday 10 December 2020 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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