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Tetrobol: CM.MC.3141-R

Object information

Maker(s)

Acanthus (Mint)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1906-11-22) by McClean, J. R.

Dating

Circa -424 - Circa -400

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 15.5 mm Weight 2.29 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Forepart of bull, left, head reverted; kneeling on left knee; above, letters or symbols. Border of dots. Swastika

  • Text: ?
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Quadripartite incuse square, the quarters granulated.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.3141-R
Primary reference Number: 230444
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Tetrobol" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/230444 Accessed: 2022-07-02 22:31:36

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/230444 |title=Tetrobol |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-02 22:31:36|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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