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Hemidrachm: CM.MC.4012-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Abdera



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -425 - Circa -400

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 16 mm Weight 2.33 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Griffin. Seated, right, foreleg raised; both wings visible but curved shape and feathers not shown.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Bull's head, three-quarter face to right with fillets hanging from horns, no linear square.

  • Text: K ?E A NTI ?H?
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4012-R
Primary reference Number: 231314
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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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