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Obol: CM.MC.3209-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Mint: Amphipolis

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Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa -410 - Circa -358

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 8.9 mm Weight 0.68 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Young male head facing right, no taenia.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription around race-torch in linear square.

  • Text: AM ?I
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.3209-R
Primary reference Number: 230511
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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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Obol" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/230511 Accessed: 2023-02-04 19:12:33

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