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Hemidrachm: CM.MC.3732-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Philip V (221-179 BC)
Mint: Bottiaea



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -185 - Circa -168

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 13.2 mm Weight 1.75 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Macedonian shield with wheen shaped centre. Six crescents around rim.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Stern of ship, right, with inscription.

  • Text: [BO]TTEAT?N
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.3732-R
Primary reference Number: 231035
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 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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