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Octobol: CM.LK.7161-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Syracuse



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1864-02-25) by Leake, W.M., Colonel


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Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 19.2 mm Diameter 20.2 mm Weight 5.06 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Athena; on helmet, serpent; on right, bucranium.

  • Text: Pegasus; beneath, B.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LK.7161-R
Primary reference Number: 219271
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Monday 3 July 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Octobol" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-02-26 07:35:23

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