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Picciolo: CM.81A.57.10-1981

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Pope Julius II (1503-1513)
Mint: Rome



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1981) by Family of the Late Prof. Roberto Weiss


1503 -

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 14 mm Die Axis 270 degrees Weight 0.63 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Inscription in three lines

  • Text: IVLIVS · / PAPA / · II ·
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Papal tiara above crossed keys

  • Text: R O M A
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.81A.57.10-1981
Primary reference Number: 226872
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Audit data

Created: Monday 11 February 2019 Updated: Thursday 14 December 2023 Last processed: Thursday 14 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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