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Cistophori: CM.LK.1665-R

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Anthony
Mint: Ephesus



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1864) by Leake, William Martin


Production date: 39 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 26.1 mm Weight 11.77 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Antony and bust of Octavia, jugate, right.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Dionysus standing, left, on cista between twisting snakes.

  • Text: III.VIR.R.P.C.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LK.1665-R
Primary reference Number: 210137
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 9 November 2016 Updated: Wednesday 9 November 2016 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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