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Martin Folkes.: CM.464-1970
Awaiting location update
George II (1727-60)
Acquisition and important dates
Method of acquisition: Given
The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
Components of the work
Diameter (min) 37 mm
Diameter 37 mm
Weight 21.67 g
Inscription or legends present
Inscription present: Bust of Martin Folkes, facing right, hair short, no drapery.
- Text: MARTINVS FOLKES.
- Location: Obverse
- Type: Design
Inscription present: A Sphinx, with crescent on its side; behind, the pyramidal tomb of Caius Sestius within the walls of Rome: above, the meridian sun.
- Text: SVA SIDERA NORVNT. (in exergue) ROMÆ . A . L . S742.
- Location: Reverse
- Type: Design
References and bibliographic entries
Accession number: CM.464-1970
Primary reference Number: 227857
Created: Monday 19 August 2019
Updated: Thursday 29 August 2019
Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021
Associated departments & institutions
Owner or interested party:
The Fitzwilliam Museum
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