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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.3955-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Maroneia



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -450 - Circa -400

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 23 mm Weight 14.24 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Horse prancing right; the head of young Dionysos wearing an ivy-leaf crown, with face three-quarters to right above. Traces of letters in exergue.

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

Inscription present: Vine with foliage and bunches of grapes in raised linear square; magistrate's name inwards, the whole within an incuse square.

  • Text: MH TPO ?O TO?�
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.3955-R
Primary reference Number: 231257
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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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